A Hororata dairy farm has been convicted and fined $30,000 after illegally discharging effluent onto land.
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Looking after the environment is essential for Selwyn farmer Tony Dodunski. An independent check shows he’s well on the way to achieving sustainable farming.
Connecting people with different lifestyles is vital for breaking down the rural-urban divide, according to Eyrewell farmer Michelle Maginness.
Environment Canterbury is to appeal the December 2018 High Court decision, Dewhirst Land Company Ltd v Canterbury Regional Council, to the Court of Appeal.
Environment Canterbury has announced that the Nutrient Management and Waitaki Plan Change, Plan Change 5 to the Land & Water Regional Plan, is operative.
Thirty demonstration wetlands in Canterbury are to receive government support as part of the latest round of funding from the Sustainable Farming Fund.
After steadily declining since 2013, this year has seen just 10 new dairy conversions in Canterbury. Is this a blip or a trend?
A mild winter and a moist humid spring/early provide a great season for pasture growth. Unfortunately, undesirable grass species also enjoy these conditions.
Environment Canterbury has welcomed the Overseer report released on 12 December by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE).
Makarini Rupene-Cultural Land Management Advisor about passing on of knowledge/matauranga to the greater community.
The Environment Canterbury Council today resolved to make the Nutrient Management and Waitaki Plan Change, Plan Change 5, operative on 1 February 2019.
The Waimakariri Water Zone Committee’s recommendations for improved freshwater management have been received by Environment Canterbury and the Waimakariri District Council at their respective council meetings.