Tokoroa farmer Marcel Korsten operates a closed farm system: what doesn’t get out the front gate as milk has to go back onto the farm.

Published in Management
Monday, 15 April 2019 09:48

Stirrer keeps crusts away

A new heavy-duty, shore-based stirrer from effluent handling specialist Hi-Tech Enviro Solutions can help eliminate the problem of crusts forming on effluent pond or storage towers.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 15 April 2019 09:42

Right quantities at the right time

Good effluent management combines a well-designed effluent system with processes for collecting effluent and applying it to pasture in the right quantities at the right time.

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The case against Pollock Farms was taken by Waikato Regional Council following inspections where over-irrigation of effluent was evident.

Published in Management
Monday, 15 April 2019 08:21

Farmers back blitz

The dairy industry is supporting councils in their efforts to get all farmers to meet their effluent obligations.

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While New Zealand plays catch-up and Europe leads in using farm effluent, it was always going to fall to the North American continent to go large — very large.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 16 November 2018 09:55

Using your head, do effluent right

Effluent managed well is a nutrient and a benefit to your farming practice, says Pye Group’s Michelle Pye.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 November 2018 13:55

Finding the perfect spring fertiliser

Getting the biggest bang for your buck out of fertiliser while protecting economic and environmental bottom lines is a key goal for farmers.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:55

Top quality advice for farmers

Timely advice from respected experts will feature in regular seminars during the two-day Effluent Expo at Mystery Creek Events Pavilion on November 27 and 28.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:23

Efficient effluent system, processes vital

Good effluent management is a combination of a well-designed effluent system and processes for people, says DairyNZ.

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