Sunday, 21 April 2019 09:54

A licence to farm — Editorial

The Government has a clear message for farmers: ignore climate change at your peril.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 09 April 2019 09:46

Dairy conversion hits legal wall

A new decision by the Environment Court on the Simons Pass station in the Mackenzie Basin may effectively prevent more progress by the controversial big dairy conversion.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 April 2019 10:24

The science is settled — Editorial

The latest report from the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Simon Upton makes interesting reading for the agricultural sector and its constant critics.

Published in General News

The Tasman fires of 2019 and 2018’s Cyclone Gita are a taste of what could be coming as our climate changes, claims a Victoria University scientist.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 09:53

Foresters not so happy

Forestry owners oppose the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s proposal to limit forestry offsets to agriculture.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 09:49

Win for farming sector in PCE report

A significant win for agriculture and science-based theory on climate change is how the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s (PCE) latest report is being described.

Published in General News
Saturday, 30 March 2019 10:22

Project to clear more waste from farms

A new project launched this week provides farmers alternatives to the harmful disposal practices of burning, burying and stock-piling of waste.

Published in General News

An 18-month long project to understand how changes on farm to reduce greenhouse gas emissions may impact a farms profitability and productivity has come to fruition.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 15:13

DairyNZ likes climate change report

Dairy farmers are welcoming the report released today by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.

Published in General News
Saturday, 23 March 2019 11:04

Laughing gas no laughing matter

Making changes to farm management practices, rather than expensive infrastructure, can help reduce greenhouse gases.

Published in Opinion
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