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Thursday, 30 October 2014 10:53

Farmax and Ag Hub team up

The amount of desk based work in farming has risen considerably in the last few decades as farmers increasingly rely on computers for managing information, according pastoral farming software provider Farmax.

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Thursday, 25 September 2014 12:51

Nikora exits Ballance board

Hawke's Bay farmer Dean Nikora has resigned from the Ballance Agri Nutrients board.

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Thursday, 25 September 2014 09:34

Agriculture still a winner

Outgoing Ballance chief executive Larry Bilodeau has questioned calls for New Zealand's economy to be less reliant on agriculture.

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Monday, 22 September 2014 12:40

Agri scholarships on offer

Ballance Agri-Nutrients is calling for applications to its 2015 agricultural and process engineering scholarship programme.

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Friday, 12 September 2014 09:52

South American report good reading for Kiwi farmers

A REPORT produced by Gordon Stephenson trophy-winners Craige and Roz Mackenzie gives a fascinating insight into South American agriculture, says Simon Saunders, acting chair of the NZ Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust.

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Wednesday, 10 September 2014 11:07

Three wins for first time entrants

ENTERING THE Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards was a great way for Matamata sharemilkers Phil and Kim Dykzeul to find out how their operation stacked up on environmental sustainability.

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Tuesday, 08 July 2014 16:17

Win helps spread ‘good news’

WINNING THE 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards gives Canterbury dairy farmers Mark and Devon Slee the opportunity to tell some 'good news' stories about their industry and New Zealand agriculture in general.

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MARK AND Devon Slee, national winners of the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards, will make outstanding ambassadors for New Zealand agriculture, says Federated Farmers president Bruce Wills.

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Wednesday, 18 June 2014 11:27

Anticipation builds in Ballance awards

ANTICIPATION IS building as the on-farm judging round for the National Winner title in the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards is completed.

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Wednesday, 11 June 2014 13:13

Ballance half way in PGP

BALLANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS has reached the half-way mark in its $19.5 million programme under the Ministry for Primary Industries' Primary Growth Partnership (PGP).

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