Thursday, 01 January 2015 06:00

Making better use of flax

Rotorua is set to host a unique forum this year on the innovative and commercial uses of New Zealand flax (Maori name; harakeke)

Published in General News

Eight competitors from the Young Horticulturist of the Year met recently for a Young Leaders' Forum.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 10:57

Farmers beef up leadership skills

The first Beef + Lamb New Zealand environmental leadership forum has been hailed as a success.

Twenty five sheep and beef farming leaders attended the B+LNZ -funded event, held in Wellington from April 16 to April 18.

Published in General News
Friday, 23 November 2012 10:56

Forum for leading dairy farmers

Taking a common sense approach to sustainable dairying is the theme of a forum for award-winning dairy farmers in Invercargill next week.

Published in General News
Monday, 19 November 2012 09:19

One Plan ‘a dog’

Farmers are aghast an independent analysis commissioned by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), for a Land & Water Forum (LawF) working group, has revealed the shocking impact of the Horizons One Plan upon agriculture.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 13:27

Forum report ‘weakened’

IrrigationNZ says last minute changes to the Land and Water Forum's Third Report, 'Managing Within Limits', have weakened its integrity.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 13:13

Fonterra welcomes LAWF report

Fonterra has welcomed the third report of the Land and Water Forum and its goal of a "fair efficient and accountable" framework for deciding freshwater objectives.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 09:04

Community key to water

DairyNZ says the key to managing water quality limits is collaborative decision-making at a catchment level.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 08:55

Land and Water report out

Primary Industries Minister David Carter and Environment Minister Amy Adams welcomed the release of the third and final report of the Land and Water Forum (LAWF).

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 08:34

Land and Water report out

Primary Industries Minister David Carter and Environment Minister Amy Adams welcomed the release of the third and final report of the Land and Water Forum (LAWF).

Published in General News
Page 1 of 2

» The RNG Weather Report

» Latest Print Issues Online

The Hound

Job hunting?

A mate of the Hound reckons outgoing special agricultural trade envoy Mike Petersen, who is due to finish his current…

Hot air?

With the Government wanting to implement huge costs on the livestock farming sector by making New Zealand the only country…

» Connect with Rural News