Displaying 1-15 of 23 Items , Filtered by May or Sep and Southland / Sth Otago and Environment
28 September 2020
Sector body DairyNZ is encouraged by many of the pragmatic solutions being put on the table for agriculture policies to encourage sustainable, profitable farming.
08 September 2020
Yesterday (Monday 7 September) the Minister for the Environment David Parker and Minister of Primary Industries Damien O’Connor met with council executives, farming and sector leaders and Fish and Game Southland.
01 September 2020
New Zealand farmers can now assess the potential impact and investment of plantain, using OverseerFM.
28 May 2020
Sector feedback has resulted in significant change to the Government’s Essential Freshwater package but there is still a sting in the tail, says DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle.
26 May 2020
Dairy farmers have just days left to vote on the milksolids levy – which closes 5pm Saturday, May 30.
20 May 2020
The deadline is looming for dairy farmers to have their say on the milksolids levy vote, which closes May 30.
15 May 2020
A DairyNZ project in Selwyn and Hinds is helping dairy farmers significantly reduce nitrogen losses on farms, while maintaining profitability.
27 September 2019
Dairy farmers are encouraged to attend a series of upcoming DairyNZ events and webinars which will delve into the Government’s Essential Freshwater package.
26 September 2019
Careful planning in spring is an important part of successful wintering – and it starts with choosing the right paddocks to grow winter crops in.
18 September 2019
The following is an open letter sent to the Prime Minister earlier this week from the Chief Executives of DairyNZ, Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association.
17 September 2019
To mark the 50th anniversary of Conservation Week, DairyNZ brings you 50 ways dairy farmers are showing their love for their waterways, land and environment.
17 September 2019
The recent NZIER report trivialises the significant role the dairy sector plays in New Zealand’s economy – and fails to look at the specifics of the Government’s freshwater package, according to DairyNZ.
13 September 2019
DairyNZ Chief Executive Dr Tim Mackle is welcoming this afternoon’s announcement that consultation on Essential Freshwater has been extended by two weeks - but is calling on the Minister to go further.
09 September 2019
This article summarises a collection of DairyNZ co-funded studies on reducing dairying's environmental footprint.
05 September 2019
Today's Essential Freshwater Package shows healthy and swimmable waterways are important to all New Zealanders, including dairy farmers, who share the same aspirations to protect our streams, rivers, lakes and wetlands.
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