Come along for the day where we will visit 3-4 farms or, just attend a farm and system of interest. The host farmers will share information about what it cost, how the system works, the pro’s and con’s and anything they would do differently if they were to do it again.
10am-10.45am (45 minutes)
Bruce, Kay and Rhys Darby
Supply number: 71915, 257 Furniss Road, Ruawaro, Huntly
The existing system upgraded with a sand trap, holding pond & GEA slope screen with floodwash / recycling system set up
Ian & Penny Taylor
Supply number: 72696, 45 Reid Road, Gordonton
1 day storage sump pumped from daily, & 2.1 million L lined storage lagoon. Also a discussion on research regarding peat effluent application.
Supply number: OCD 484, 603A Tauwhare Road, Hamilton
Storage system is a new bladder
Protect our industry - please arrive with clean boots to reduce the risk of spreading a disease, pest or weed