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.
8 October 2018
New Zealand's agricultural industry is increasingly considering the challenges and opportunities of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
5 September 2018
From having an internationally acclaimed research method named after him to running a highly successful research centre, Professor Mike Hedley can look back on his 40-year academic career with a huge sense of achievement.
8 August 2018
The Fertiliser Association of New Zealand has signed a 30-year lease with AgResearch to ensure the long-term fertiliser research trials at Winchmore Research Station in Canterbury continue.
9 July 2018
Significant reductions to nitrogen (N) leaching can be achieved by changing irrigation management practices, and new research has demonstrated just how big those benefits can be.
25 October 2018
There was wide representation from across the sector at the launch of the Pastoral Industry Forage Strategy 2018-2036 in October.
24 October 2018
Overseer Limited has released an independent report on the actual and potential use of Overseer in water quality management.
11 July 2018
Research funded by the Ministry for Primary Industries, Sustainable Farming Fund, is obtaining data on the amount of nitrogen leaching under lucerne, grazed by stock on a representative site in the Lake Taupo catchment.
5 June 2018
The Good Farming Practice Action Plan for Water Quality was launched by Ministers David Parker and Damien O’Connor in the Waikato on 5 June.