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Sorting health and safety

25 January 2017

Who knew that health and safety could be so understandable and “doable”? That’s the resounding message from the majority of the 3000 farmers who have attended the 100-plus B+LNZ Farm Safety Management System workshops held across New Zealand since August 2015.

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Chemistry drives hill country pasture quality

24 January 2017

Through B+LNZ’s Innovation Farm programme, Hamish and Annabel Craw have been trialling the use of chemicals to allow clovers to flourish on the uncultivable areas of their Banks Peninsula hill country farm.

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Valuing our role models

24 January 2017

Andrew Morrision reflects on the importance of role models and encourages young farmers to align themselves with inspiring individuals.

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Have your say and go in the draw to win a $250 Farmlands voucher

23 January 2017

The Chilean Needle Grass Awareness Programme has put together a short survey to get your views on biosecurity practices on farms and gather information on Chilean needle grass (CNG) awareness.

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Facial Eczema Update: 19 January 2017

20 January 2017

This week’s report shows more areas with high counts. Spore counts over the action threshold are present at the following sites this week: South Waikato, Manawatu, Tararua and Wairarapa.

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