By VIRGINIA SERRA Fertiliser is one of the biggest operating expenses onfarm, and the response to nitrogen (N) fertiliser in summer can be low and unprofitable on some farms. With the new cap on synthetic nitrogen fertiliser in place this season, reducing applications over summer is a strategy many farmers are considering. In summer, soil...
Penny Clark-Hall Sharemilkers Ben and Heather Peake farm 800 dairy cows on Simon and Carolyn...
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Jackie Harrigan While farmers are coming around to spending money to upgrade their effluent infrastructure,...
Jackie Harrigan Researching, designing and overseeing the installation of a new effluent system is not...
New research exploring the links between soil carbon and nitrogen leaching is showing up some exciting...
Getting the most out of every drop of water is essential for Canterbury farmer Ben...