Enter the Ballance Farm Environment Awards
These annual awards, proudly supported by DairyNZ, showcase the great work farmers are doing to protect our environment as part of their total approach to farming.
We’re keen to see you share your own story – or nominate others – by getting involved in this awards programme, which provides a great learning experience for everyone taking part.
It’s easy to enter or nominate by using the two-minute online form – and it's free. Entries close Friday 19 October 2018.
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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.
The land management guides cover the six areas which pose the greatest risk of sediment and phosphorous loss to each region.
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