Displaying items by tag: effluent

Wednesday, 24 April 2013 13:48

Effluent Expo ‘should happen more often’

EXHIBITORS AT the one-day Effluent Expo in Waikato last month say good farmer turnout shows demand for specific advice.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 22 February 2013 15:52

Cows’ udders drag in effluent

A MORRINSVILLE farmer has been fined $33,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent into the environment.  So deep was the effluent that cows’ udders were dragging in it.  

Published in General News
Friday, 01 February 2013 15:05

Cows’ udders drag in effluent

A Morrinsville farmer has been fined more than $33,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent into the environment. The volume of effluent was such that cows' udders were dragging in it.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 October 2012 14:16

First through effluent pond course

More than 100 contractors and designers of farm dairy effluent (FDE) ponds are the first to complete a training course aligned with new industry standards.

Published in General News
Monday, 08 October 2012 16:09

Effluent, nutrients in fact sheet

DairyNZ has created a series of fact sheets to provide farmers with access to the latest information on effluent and nutrient management.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 July 2012 09:18

Northland farmer fined $24k

A judge has ordered a Northland farmer to pay $24,000 for illegal discharges of dairy effluent from a storage tank and pond at the man's Donnelly's Crossing property in 2010.

Published in General News
Friday, 29 June 2012 11:10

$32,000 fine for effluent breach

A Waikato farming company has been fined nearly $32,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent.

Published in General News
Friday, 18 May 2012 11:05

First winners of prize pond awards

Effluent storage ponds from Canterbury and Taranaki have picked up DairyNZ Prize Pond Awards for keeping pond levels low in an event believed to be the first of its kind in the world.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 March 2012 13:46

Hunt for top effluent ponds

DairyNZ is searching for prize dairy effluent storage ponds in the first ever New Zealand Prize Pond 2012 Awards.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 16:15

Effluent expo a success

More than 500 farmers have again attended this year's Effluent Expo, held at Mystery Creek yesterday, maintaining the very solid interest shown at last year's inaugural expo.

Published in General News