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6th Sep 14, 9:00am
Will environmental worries hobble New Zealand’s dairy boom? A classic economy versus environment dilemma. Bernard Hickey investigates
Will environmental worries hobble New Zealand’s dairy boom? A classic economy versus environment dilemma. Bernard Hickey investigates
6th Sep 14, 9:00am
3rd Sep 14, 2:00pm
ASB rural boss Steve Jurkovich encourages farmers to front foot environmental issues with the urban population
ASB rural boss Steve Jurkovich encourages farmers to front foot environmental issues with the urban population
3rd Sep 14, 2:00pm
13th Aug 14, 9:29am
If the Greens and Labour want to be serious players in the water quality debate they may have to stop treating the public as gullible: Willy Leferink
If the Greens and Labour want to be serious players in the water quality debate they may have to stop treating the public as gullible: Willy Leferink
13th Aug 14, 9:29am
6th Aug 14, 11:03am
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We can’t have clean rivers and more big dairy; the two just aren’t compatible, says a Green Party candidate who is also a beef and sheep farmer
We can’t have clean rivers and more big dairy; the two just aren’t compatible, says a Green Party candidate who is also a beef and sheep farmer
6th Aug 14, 11:03am
29th Jul 14, 11:23am
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Ian Mackenzie says the Greens are disingenuous with their 'swimmable' rivers policy because urban rivers are under the most stress, whereas 'they really mean only those in the country'
Ian Mackenzie says the Greens are disingenuous with their 'swimmable' rivers policy because urban rivers are under the most stress, whereas 'they really mean only those in the country'
29th Jul 14, 11:23am
16th Jul 14, 9:46pm
The new President of Fed Farmers compares current science with the "romanticised ideal of past farming practices" and finds it is the urban critics who are in denial
The new President of Fed Farmers compares current science with the "romanticised ideal of past farming practices" and finds it is the urban critics who are in denial
16th Jul 14, 9:46pm
14th Jul 14, 5:12pm
Morgan Foundation trio wade into the water quality debate again; want scientists 'separated' from the policy issues
Morgan Foundation trio wade into the water quality debate again; want scientists 'separated' from the policy issues
14th Jul 14, 5:12pm
9th Jul 14, 4:12pm
Bruce Wills reflects on his time as President of the Feds, the changes, the progress and the work still to do
Bruce Wills reflects on his time as President of the Feds, the changes, the progress and the work still to do
9th Jul 14, 4:12pm
4th Jul 14, 2:58pm
Key suggests mid-level MFAT diplomat "considers career options"; Labour sets NZ$60 mln family violence plan;
Key suggests mid-level MFAT diplomat "considers career options"; Labour sets NZ$60 mln family violence plan;
4th Jul 14, 2:58pm
3rd Jul 14, 9:48am
Malaysia helps Government by sending diplomat back; National down in latest Roy Morgan poll; NZ First, Labour want to protect NZ building material producers; Your view?
Malaysia helps Government by sending diplomat back; National down in latest Roy Morgan poll; NZ First, Labour want to protect NZ building material producers; Your view?
3rd Jul 14, 9:48am
3rd Jul 14, 9:04am
Geoff Simmons reviews the recent decisions surrounding the Ruataniwha dam and the Tukituki catchment
Geoff Simmons reviews the recent decisions surrounding the Ruataniwha dam and the Tukituki catchment
3rd Jul 14, 9:04am
16th May 14, 8:58am
An angry Willy Leferink gets "the impression Labour wants to tax us into the sunset"
An angry Willy Leferink gets "the impression Labour wants to tax us into the sunset"
16th May 14, 8:58am
13th May 14, 10:47am
Allan Barber sees tight margins, cutthroat farm gate procurement, over capacity and competitive market behaviour. He wonders how it can ever emerge from the quicksand
Allan Barber sees tight margins, cutthroat farm gate procurement, over capacity and competitive market behaviour. He wonders how it can ever emerge from the quicksand
13th May 14, 10:47am
30th Apr 14, 11:21am
Allan Barber doubts existing market incentives will allow a reduction in nutrient pollution in waterways even though most individual farms may achieve their targets
Allan Barber doubts existing market incentives will allow a reduction in nutrient pollution in waterways even though most individual farms may achieve their targets
30th Apr 14, 11:21am
22nd Apr 14, 2:44pm
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We are not regulating our land effectively nor are we using it wisely says Ciaran Keough. He says the benchmarks are Holland, and what Fonterra is doing in China
We are not regulating our land effectively nor are we using it wisely says Ciaran Keough. He says the benchmarks are Holland, and what Fonterra is doing in China
22nd Apr 14, 2:44pm
21st Apr 14, 7:52am
Willy Leferink has some common sense advice for dairy farmers: run your business better than the legal standards and you won't be a target
Willy Leferink has some common sense advice for dairy farmers: run your business better than the legal standards and you won't be a target
21st Apr 14, 7:52am
15th Apr 14, 1:44pm
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Environmental Protection Authority grants resource consents for Ruataniwha Dam with conditions
Environmental Protection Authority grants resource consents for Ruataniwha Dam with conditions
15th Apr 14, 1:44pm
11th Apr 14, 3:00pm
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David Skegg wants us to stop pretending that we can have our dairying cake and eat it - we urgently need to make the hard choices for the environment with intensive farming
David Skegg wants us to stop pretending that we can have our dairying cake and eat it - we urgently need to make the hard choices for the environment with intensive farming
11th Apr 14, 3:00pm
27th Mar 14, 2:15pm
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William Rolleston tells WTO that farmers "must earn our licence to operate and develop from wider society" and wants rural science more widely understood
William Rolleston tells WTO that farmers "must earn our licence to operate and develop from wider society" and wants rural science more widely understood
27th Mar 14, 2:15pm
18th Mar 14, 1:01am
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Water management in New Zealand. A road map for understanding water value, given that most agree the RMA approach is flawed
Water management in New Zealand. A road map for understanding water value, given that most agree the RMA approach is flawed
18th Mar 14, 1:01am
11th Mar 14, 5:00pm
Willy Leferink points out that "every $1 in the milk payout we cannot make removes $300 from the pocket of every man, women and child in New Zealand"
Willy Leferink points out that "every $1 in the milk payout we cannot make removes $300 from the pocket of every man, women and child in New Zealand"
11th Mar 14, 5:00pm
26th Feb 14, 1:32pm
"Instead of throwing rocks at us from the sideline, we need environmentalists, politicians and scientists to work with us for [a] better way" - Willy Leferink
"Instead of throwing rocks at us from the sideline, we need environmentalists, politicians and scientists to work with us for [a] better way" - Willy Leferink
26th Feb 14, 1:32pm
13th Feb 14, 1:46pm
Gareth Morgan explains why you should be worried about the Labour/Greens electricity proposal
Gareth Morgan explains why you should be worried about the Labour/Greens electricity proposal
13th Feb 14, 1:46pm
13th Feb 14, 9:45am
Willy Leferink is frustrated with how New Zealand TV news trivialises animal welfare issues
Willy Leferink is frustrated with how New Zealand TV news trivialises animal welfare issues
13th Feb 14, 9:45am
11th Feb 14, 11:52am
Willy Leferink explains how the system punishes farmers and lets cities off similar environmental errors
Willy Leferink explains how the system punishes farmers and lets cities off similar environmental errors
11th Feb 14, 11:52am

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