There are many options available to improve the health of our waterways. This section will help you understand what contributes to good water quality and possible actions to take.
The land management guides cover the six areas which pose the greatest risk of sediment and phosphorous loss to each region.
Managing effluent well brings on-farm benefits. It can increase pasture production and reduce fertiliser costs as well as protecting waterways.
With growing demand, smart water use is now more important than ever. Find out the most efficient methods for water use on the farm and in the milking shed.
Learn how to deal responsibly with farm waste, reducing the negative effects on the environment, people and animals.
Environment policy and leadership
DairyNZ works with government and other sector partners to position dairy farmers for the future and help achieve policies based on science, evidence and doing what is right.