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Sunday, 28 June 2015 00:00

Precision aerial spreading a reality

Precision fixed wing aerial fertiliser application on hill country is now a reality, says nutrient cooperative Ballance Agri-Nutrients.

Published in General News
Friday, 01 May 2015 17:05

Fert co-op scoffs at humic substances

Fertilizer co-op Ballance says applying humic substances, with or without nitrogen fertiliser, delivers no advantages in the New Zealand context.

Published in Management
Sunday, 26 April 2015 15:57

Bad timing

Your canine crusader reckons fertiliser company Ballance Agri-Nutrients’ new chief executive David Wynne may need to improve his timing.

Published in The Hound
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
Thursday, 12 March 2015 16:02

Nitrogen in effluent: fresher is better

The fresher the better, according to new research which shows available nitrogen from farm dairy effluent diminishes the longer the effluent is stored.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 08:40

Students given Ballance boost

Ballance Agri-Nutrients has awarded $60,000 in tertiary study scholarships to seven students who have set their sights on careers in the primary industries sector.

Published in General News
Friday, 06 March 2015 16:34

Outstanding family operation scoops award

Central Hawke's Bay sheep and beef farmers Alastair and Tracy Ormond and Alastair's son Daniel are the Supreme winners of the 2015 East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA).

Published in General News
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

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