Displaying 1-13 of 13 Items , Filtered by Mar or Jun and 2019 or 2018 and All regions or Nth Waikato or Bay of Plenty or Top of SI / West Coast or Canterbury / Nth Otago and Environment or Financials
28 June 2019
New Zealand’s farming sector is focused on improving winter grazing and eliminating practices which impact on the environment and animal welfare.
19 June 2019
DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle is welcoming yesterday’s announcement of the Farm Debt Mediation Bill as an example of an initiative that will mean a lot to farmers who may be feeling financial pressure.
Dairy farmers Mark and Jennifer McDonald began beautifying the landscape on their 138-hectare Methven dairy farm a decade ago.
06 June 2019
DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle is encouraging dairy farmers to speak up and make a submission on the Government’s proposed Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill.
31 May 2019
DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle has welcomed funding announced in yesterday’s Budget for the Sustainable Land Use Package but will be watching closely to ensure announcements translate to real and tangible support for farmers and the wider rural sector to help meet ambitious Government targets.
29 March 2019
Dairy farmers who have been affected by severe flooding on the West Coast are being encouraged to reach out for help, if they need it.
27 March 2019
An 18-month long project to understand how changes on farm to reduce greenhouse gas emissions may impact a farms profitability and productivity has come to fruition, with the results for the Owl demonstration farm in Cambridge released by DairyNZ.
05 March 2019
Following a Waikato farmer yesterday fined $131,840 for over-irrigation of effluent, DairyNZ and Waikato Dairy Leaders Group chair Jim van der Poel says that councils have full support in getting all farmers to meet their effluent obligations.
04 March 2019
Photos of New Zealanders caring for their waterways will flood social media this month, as DairyNZ launches a competition to mark World Water Day.
26 February 2019
A Cambridge school’s planting project not only assisted local farmers’ environmental efforts, but also attracted plants and sustenance from local businesses.
21 June 2018
Only one of the proposed options for a new emissions reduction target in the Zero Carbon Bill consultation paper is both achievable and responsible, says DairyNZ chief executive Tim Mackle.
11 June 2018
Climate Change Ambassadors for the dairy sector are encouraging all dairy farmers to engage with the Government during the consultation period of the Zero Carbon Bill, which starts today and runs for six weeks.
06 June 2018
The Good Farming Practice Action Plan for Water Quality launched today is another way dairy and the wider agricultural sector are working in partnership to improve water quality in New Zealand.
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