The Hound understands that Mike Petersen’s time as NZ agriculture’s special trade envoy will soon end.
A new scientific article on the management of soil phosphorus makes fascinating reading, writes Dr Bert Quin, managing director of Quin Environmentals.
A new generation of organic selenium supplementation will be introduced into New Zealand this year, helping to solve NZ soil's issue of low selenium.
Soil damage during winter is a big issue for farmers. It coincides with high stock densities and high soil moisture conditions.
Soil scientist Keith Vincent spent 10 years spent mapping soils in the burgeoning New Zealand wine scene.
OPINION: Immigration NZ should attract immigrants to our primary sector as well as they attract overseas investors and entrepreneurs to our economy.
New Zealand scientists are taking a leading role in the global effort to preserve and improve soil health.
The practice of sub-soiling, by no means new, has been acknowledged by farmers and contractors as helping improve drainage and creating healthier soil conditions.
We're losing it, soil that is. And we need to do more to stop the slide of this precious asset into waterways and ultimately the ocean.