Help is available to farmers who need on-farm support to protect and enhance water quality and biodiversity in Canterbury.
What support is available?
Dealing with flood conditions
Help is available to farmers during flooding. Alternatively, please contact your relevant industry group.
Visit MPI website for more information on how to deal with floods
Good Management Practice and Farm Environment Plans
Farms connected to an Industry Representative and Industry Programmes may get support to:
Meet Good Management Practices
Organise a Farm Environmental Plan Audit
If you belong to an Environment Canterbury Approved Industry Programme, your FEP can be audited as part of the Programme’s audit.
Farms with Irrigation Schemes
Farms Connected to an Irrigation Scheme or Principal Water Supplier.
Dealing with drought conditions
Help is available to farmers during drought and in the recovery period. Alternatively, please contact your relevant industry group.
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