intensive farming

21st Nov 13, 10:17am
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Despite the best efforts of many and some undoubted successes, water quailty overall is expected to decline as intensive dairying expands, says Jan Wright in a major new report
Despite the best efforts of many and some undoubted successes, water quailty overall is expected to decline as intensive dairying expands, says Jan Wright in a major new report
21st Nov 13, 10:17am
20th Nov 13, 11:58am
Bruce Wills reviews a year of advocacy by Federated Farmers, and where the focus will be in the coming year
Bruce Wills reviews a year of advocacy by Federated Farmers, and where the focus will be in the coming year
20th Nov 13, 11:58am
19th Nov 13, 3:05pm
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Fonterra claims 90+ percent of all dairy waterways now have stock exclusion barriers, despite recent floods and storms
Fonterra claims 90+ percent of all dairy waterways now have stock exclusion barriers, despite recent floods and storms
19th Nov 13, 3:05pm
15th Nov 13, 12:20pm
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'Only in NZ could official guidelines determine that excellent water quality must become ‘poor’ or ‘very poor,’ just because it is in a farming area': Leferink
'Only in NZ could official guidelines determine that excellent water quality must become ‘poor’ or ‘very poor,’ just because it is in a farming area': Leferink
15th Nov 13, 12:20pm
8th Nov 13, 3:52pm
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90% of Stage I shareholders and 72% of Stages II and II comit to 60,000 ha scheme in Canterbury
90% of Stage I shareholders and 72% of Stages II and II comit to 60,000 ha scheme in Canterbury
8th Nov 13, 3:52pm
7th Nov 13, 4:25pm
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Govt seeks feedback to proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management
Govt seeks feedback to proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management
7th Nov 13, 4:25pm
6th Nov 13, 4:39pm
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Massey to study effects of barning cows during ruminating to protect pasture and control effluent; program runs to 2016
Massey to study effects of barning cows during ruminating to protect pasture and control effluent; program runs to 2016
6th Nov 13, 4:39pm
6th Nov 13, 3:24pm
Bruce Wills looks forward with some optimism for provincial New Zealand; says they may be 'back in the game' following some big decisions
Bruce Wills looks forward with some optimism for provincial New Zealand; says they may be 'back in the game' following some big decisions
6th Nov 13, 3:24pm
1st Nov 13, 11:38am
Bruce Wills wonders why it is not an issue when cities store water to cover dry periods but some see it as a threat when rural NZ does
Bruce Wills wonders why it is not an issue when cities store water to cover dry periods but some see it as a threat when rural NZ does
1st Nov 13, 11:38am
30th Sep 13, 7:12pm
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"Every region should be looking at storing rain water and many currently are. This report should hasten that work"
"Every region should be looking at storing rain water and many currently are. This report should hasten that work"
30th Sep 13, 7:12pm
5th Sep 13, 4:00pm
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Six of twelve lakes show improved water quality, and several lakes now meet their water quality target, says BOPRC
Six of twelve lakes show improved water quality, and several lakes now meet their water quality target, says BOPRC
5th Sep 13, 4:00pm
15th Jul 13, 11:12am
Bruce Wills says Green Dairying works when the formula is Councils+Farmers+Community = Results
Bruce Wills says Green Dairying works when the formula is Councils+Farmers+Community = Results
15th Jul 13, 11:12am
9th Jul 13, 5:08pm
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Farmers and Fonterra sign up to commitments for fresh water protection on dairy farms
Farmers and Fonterra sign up to commitments for fresh water protection on dairy farms
9th Jul 13, 5:08pm
2nd Jul 13, 8:21am
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Money from Future Investment Fund ready to flow to irrigation projects to support big rural output targets
Money from Future Investment Fund ready to flow to irrigation projects to support big rural output targets
2nd Jul 13, 8:21am
4th Jun 13, 12:51pm
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Central Canterbury farmer-owned irrigation scheme gains access to Lake Coleridge water when river flows are low
Central Canterbury farmer-owned irrigation scheme gains access to Lake Coleridge water when river flows are low
4th Jun 13, 12:51pm
30th May 13, 10:24am
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Southand dairy farmers don't like local rating proposal that targets them; 3.6% of ratepayers to pay 41% of rates
Southand dairy farmers don't like local rating proposal that targets them; 3.6% of ratepayers to pay 41% of rates
30th May 13, 10:24am
20th May 13, 4:51pm
Bruce Wills says the Ruataniwha Dam project will be worth the cost to farmers, drought-proofing the region. The Opuha project proves the benefits
Bruce Wills says the Ruataniwha Dam project will be worth the cost to farmers, drought-proofing the region. The Opuha project proves the benefits
20th May 13, 4:51pm
3rd Mar 13, 10:03am
Bernard Hickey says the government will change the rules and give subsidies to those sectors and companies it likes the look of and he wants manufacturing exporters included
Bernard Hickey says the government will change the rules and give subsidies to those sectors and companies it likes the look of and he wants manufacturing exporters included
3rd Mar 13, 10:03am
25th Feb 13, 9:13am
Bruce Wills says real agreements built off real achievements are showing real gains. He cites Lake Rotorua's water quality gains and hopes farmers' backing of Wools of NZ will kickstart the campaign for wool
Bruce Wills says real agreements built off real achievements are showing real gains. He cites Lake Rotorua's water quality gains and hopes farmers' backing of Wools of NZ will kickstart the campaign for wool
25th Feb 13, 9:13am
25th Jan 13, 4:44pm
Bruce Wills wants to move from the 'bleeding edge' to the 'leading edge' by focusing on facts rather than assumptions. Do you agree?
Bruce Wills wants to move from the 'bleeding edge' to the 'leading edge' by focusing on facts rather than assumptions. Do you agree?
25th Jan 13, 4:44pm

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