Displaying items by tag: erosion

Friday, 26 July 2019 12:55

Managing the risk of soil erosion

Existing and possible erosion stand out as aspects of soil sustainability and the economics of farming, explains Bala Tikkisetty, sustainable agriculture advisor at Waikato Regional Council.

Published in Management
Friday, 08 February 2019 11:23

Trees can help erosion problems

Hill country farmers’ efforts to prevent soil loss through erosion are being increasingly scrutinised.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 16:15

Is dairying off the radar?

Climate change, pests and erosion -- rather than dairy --have been singled out by the parliamentary commissioner for the environment as the big issues facing the land in NZ.

Published in General News

Northland landowners keen to secure heavily subsidised poplars and willows to help control erosion and protect water quality should get in quick.

Published in General News
Saturday, 23 January 2016 07:55

Waipa catchment abuzz with opportunity

Protect your land and take up a buzzing opportunity to earn extra cash.

Published in General News
Monday, 01 September 2014 14:39

Forest grant scheme will help control erosion

FOREST OWNERS say the government's decision to reinstate the Afforestation Grant Scheme will be welcomed by farmers and regional councils fighting soil erosion in steep hill country.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 May 2012 10:27

Time for plant for erosion control

Northlanders keen to protect their properties from erosion are being reminded the annual planting season for poplars and willows is now upon us.

Published in Management

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