Tuesday, 03 May 2016 17:05

$3.3m fund seeks land use solutions

The Bay of Plenty Regional Council is asking for help to come up with solutions to reduce the amount of nitrogen entering Lake Rotorua from land use activities.

Published in General News

Could feeding cows brassicas help reduce nitrogen loss from the soil?

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 09:55

How much effluent to irrigate?

The environmental effects of nitrogen that determine how much effluent you can irrigate onto land, says Waikato Regional Council.

Published in Management
Friday, 11 September 2015 14:00

Fert co-op holds pricing

Ballance Agri-Nutrients is holding nitrogen prices to help shelter customers from the drop in the dollar.

Published in General News
Saturday, 08 August 2015 07:16

Managing Nitrogen

At the recent Organic and Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference, Dr Charles Merfield from BHU Future Farming Centre, described nitrogen as “the joker in the pack” of 92 elements.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 10:00

Land-use change will protect iconic lake

Agreement has been reached on reducing by 20% the amount of nitrogen leaching into Lake Taupo through the ground.

Published in Agribusiness
Sunday, 14 June 2015 14:31

Use N wisely and be productive

It's possible to meet nitrogen limits onfarm while remaining productive.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 11:27

Brace yourself for hike in Overseer N loss

Irrigated dairy farms can expect nitrogen loss figures to leap when they run the latest version of Overseer.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 April 2015 10:13

More tools in the box

There's been noise in the market recently about urea coatings that can reduce volatilisation -– the process where nitrogen is lost to the atmosphere rather than available to the plant. 

Published in Management
Sunday, 19 April 2015 10:08

Nitrogen dollars dissolving in thin air

Million of dollars of nitrogen is vanishing into thin air, causing losses to farmers and to New Zealand in wasted imports, says fertiliser company Ballance Agri-Nutrients.

Published in Management
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