Feeding the world’s growing population
New Zealand’s reputation as a quality food producer is growing.
The Fertiliser Association of New Zealand promotes and encourages responsible and scientifically-based nutrient management.
Be very careful when adapting BMPs to suit a particular situation. Changes must be based on good scientific evidence for the alterations, not just a return to ‘what we’ve always done’. It is essential that you can justify why you have made the alterations to the listed best practices.
This chapter is divided into three sections, dealing with