Displaying items by tag: freshwater

Monday, 06 July 2020 09:58

$162m waterway clean-up package

A new package of 23 projects across the country aims to clean up waterways and deliver over 2000 jobs.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 June 2020 11:11

Queries linger around water plan

DairyNZ says it is still working through the details of the Government’s Essential Freshwater package announced late last month.

Published in Management
Thursday, 25 June 2020 11:07

Data-driven irrigation

A web-based technology is now available to help farmers better manage their water resources and improve decision-making around irrigation.

Published in Management
Thursday, 25 June 2020 11:02

Taranaki welcomes revised water reforms

The Taranaki Regional Council is welcoming the Government’s revised stance on freshwater regulation.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 June 2020 10:58

Taranaki welcomes revised water reforms

The Taranaki Regional Council is welcoming the Government’s revised stance on freshwater regulation.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 10:50

Nitrogen caps bound to fail

The Government’s decision to cap nitrogen fertiliser inputs at 190 kg N/ha per year is doomed to fail because it ignores basic science, claims soil scientist Doug Edmeades.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 09:52

Further water storage for Northland announced

IrrigationNZ is commending the Government for funding further water storage as part of its post-COVID infrastructure fast-track.

Published in General News

Proposed new regulations for the Waikato and Waipā River Catchments outlined in Plan Change 1 have raised concerns in the agricultural sector.

Published in General News

Simple actions can reduce winter nutrient loss, explains Bala Tikkisetty, sustainable agriculture advisor at Waikato Regional Council.

Published in Management
Thursday, 11 June 2020 13:25

Further $37.5m for Northland water storage

The Government is investing a further $37.5 million into water security for Northland.

Published in General News
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