Saturday, 14 February 2015 00:00

Fertiliser firm helps in rules ‘navigation’

Ballance Agri-Nutrients has formed a team to help farmers deal with councils in sorting their compliance with environmental regulations and in applying for consents.

Published in Management
Monday, 02 February 2015 10:21

Farming clean streams

Ballance Agri-Nutrients has launched a specialist team to help farmers navigate increasingly complex environmental regulations and consent requirements to promote clean green land, rivers and streams.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 January 2015 15:22

Website celebrates farming stories

Many great farming stories brought to light by the Ballance Farm Environment Awards can now be watched on New Zealand Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust’s website.

Published in General News
Friday, 12 December 2014 00:00

Nothing beats home-grown pasture

With cashflows tight on dairy farms, pasture comes out on top as the cheapest feed source, says fertiliser co-op Ballance Agri-Nutrients.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 09 December 2014 12:13

Faster feed for farmers

FEED SUPPLIER SealesWinslow has spent $10 million to get its products to farmers faster.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 09:20

Feasting starts with soil

FOR THE countless cooks poring over the recipe books in search of the perfect menu this Christmas, here is a sobering thought - no soil, no sumptuous spread.

Published in General News

Ballance Agri-Nutrients and NIWA have joined forces to bring hi-resolution weather, climate and environmental forecasts to farmers.

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 September 2014 12:51

Nikora exits Ballance board

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

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News

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