Displaying 1-15 of 17 Items , Filtered by Apr or Dec and Nth Waikato or Top of SI / West Coast and Environment
29 April 2020
The Biosecurity Response Levy (M. bovis) rate for the 2020/21 dairy season has been set at 2.4 cents per kilogram of milksolids (kgMS), a reduction from the current rate of 2.9 cents per kgMS.
24 April 2020
DairyNZ is urging the Government’s Independent Climate Change Commission to bring our international emissions reduction targets in line with our domestic targets legislated in the Zero Carbon Act by taking a ‘split gas’ approach, chief executive Dr Tim Mackle says.
16 April 2020
DairyNZ has welcomed the news that New Zealand’s greenhouse gas inventory has been updated to reflect new science on nitrous oxide emissions, which show that dairy cows and other livestock produce less emissions than previously estimated.
16 April 2020
The Our Freshwater 2020 report released today highlights New Zealand’s environmental challenges and where we can all play our part.
01 April 2020
DairyNZ scientist Elena Minnee looks at four tools being investigated to help farmers meet future methane emission targets.
19 December 2019
Around 500 dairy farmers turned out at 33 meetings across the country to share their thoughts on issues affecting them, be updated on levy-funded research and talk about what the future focus should be for DairyNZ investment.
19 December 2019
If you're asked across the Christmas spread, or even at a BBQ, about dairy farming and water quality… here are a few talking points that could help.
17 December 2019
DairyNZ welcomes today’s announcement of the members of the Independent Climate Change Commission.
13 December 2019
“It’s incredibly disappointing to see our national museum Te Papa reinforcing an overly simplistic anti-farming narrative that negatively impacts the public’s perception of New Zealand farmers and the dairy sector” DairyNZ Chief Executive Dr Tim Mackle says.
12 December 2019
A collaborative six-year programme researching how to reduce nitrate leaching on farm has won a Significant Achievement Award.
09 December 2019
DairyNZ Dairy Environment Leaders are optimistic about the future of dairy farming and energized to drive positive change.
04 December 2019
We look at the effects of removing imported supplementary feed from a pasture-based dairy system.
02 December 2019
Key changes made by Waikato dairy farmers Sam and Jacqui Owen have laid their on-farm groundwork for 2020 and beyond.
01 December 2019
This article is part of Inside Dairy’s occasional look at milk as a sustainable nutrient-dense food, alternative plant-based ‘milks’ and synthetic substitutes.
23 April 2019
We highlight the science behind riparian management, so you have confidence in its ability to help improve water quality on your farm and its downstream environments.
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