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The Future of NZ Farming

The Morgan Foundation’s New Zealand River Awards 2015 take place tomorrow night. This year the spotlight goes on nitrogen and farming. Ron Pellow of SIDDC has been showing us how dairy farmers can reduce their environmental impact while maintaining profit. The approach is known as low intensity farming, which actually puts the focus on farming grass. In this final video Ron gives his […]

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Could rising sea levels hit the Government’s books?

On Thursday the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE) released a report which recommended the Finance Minister work with insurers, banks, local authorities and residents to develop a plan for sea level rise. The Finance Minister’s response was that the report is “pretty speculative”, and that any sea rise was best dealt with by Local […]

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