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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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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Wednesday, 28 May 2014 15:56

Ballance winners back from Sth America

INTENSIVE ARABLE agriculture in South America still has some way to go to catch up to New Zealand, says a leading Canterbury farming couple.

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Wednesday, 09 April 2014 10:10

Nitrate risk with welcome rain

WELCOME RAIN is forecast for many areas of the country but nature's blessing can come with a sting in the tail with the risk of nitrate poisoning in stock, says Ballance.

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A TIKORANGI dairy farming operation is the inaugural winner of the 2014 Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

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