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    Soil testing from sky set to take off with new $2.5m investment

    18 September 2018

    A soil fertility testing initiative being developed to optimise productivity and reduce environmental impacts is being extended to other farm types – including dairy operations.

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    Smart Maps users can now move to HawkEye

    19 June 2018

    HawkEye®, a new farm mapping software that sets pasture bench-marking and forecasting tools that will help farmers make smarter nutrient decisions by showing planned versus actual nutrient investments over time.

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    Ravensdown pilots new effluent technology

    3 May 2018

    Ravensdown and Lincoln University in Canterbury unveiled a breakthrough effluent technology today (May 3) that could significantly lift the dairy sector’s effluent and water efficiency.

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    Cadmium: The facts

    17 April 2018

    Cadmium is a naturally-occurring, non-essential heavy metal present in low concentrations in air, water and soil. Cadmium naturally occurs in phosphate rock from which phosphate fertiliser is made.

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