Recent news articles have discussed whether nitrate in our drinking water can cause health problems. Naturally, this is cause for concern for all of us.
News & events
Farmers around the region must be wary of the potential hazards irrigation on roads can cause for motorists this summer.
A research project has found the most common potential source of soil contamination in North Canterbury is old sheep dips.
Farmers in Hurunui and Kaikōura with erosion-prone land are eligible for funding to help reduce the movement of sediment down hillsides and into waterways.
Want to reduce your run-off this summer? This checklist can help you to minimise on-farm costs and loss of contaminants to waterways.
Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee Chair, Simon Cameron, gives an update on the action being taken to address a decline in water quality in the Ahuriri.
Kaikōura's newest breed of farmers are shaking up the way things are traditionally done on-farm, showing the way for improving water quality.
Entries for the 2020 Ballance Farm Environment Awards are officially open.
A 42-hectare remnant of the native forest in Banks Peninsula has been protected and will continue to support native wildlife thanks to a farmer-led effort.
275 audits have been completed by Environment Canterbury-approved independent auditors with results showing a steady improvement in environmental performance.
Having a plan for winter grazing doesn’t need to be over-complicated – the key is having a plan in the first place.
Environment Canterbury has approved several new projects for Otipua-Saltwater Creek, including an engineering study of its weir.