Independent report released investigated the way all Resource Management Act plans that apply in the Basin deal with key issues.
News & events
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Reminding farmers to review their management stock on winter feed blocks.
Biosecurity Advisory Groups will be established to assist in effectively managing plant and animal pests across the region.
Environment Canterbury announced its recognition of a programme designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of Farm Environment Plans (FEPs).
Farmers were challenged to come up with good winter grazing tactics for ‘tricky’ paddocks at a series of practical workshops.
A new project to trial the use of fertigation - which could help reduce nitrogen leaching on farms - is now underway.
Making informed decisions using technology has created more productive land use for farms while reducing their environmental impact.
Farmers in the Omarama area will get to ask questions about changes to farming land use consent rules at an upcoming briefing on 22 March 2019.
Burgess’s Stream, near Eyreton, has been identified as a focus area for the first stage of Waimakariri Irrigation Limited’s (WIL).
Around a dozen Waimakariri farmers attended a drop-in session designed to help them meet changes under Plan Change 5 (PC5) in Cust last Friday.
A community forum in Twizel highlighted how the five agencies with statutory responsibilities in the region had become more aligned in protecting the Mackenzie.