• The Experts

    Scientific Round Table

    15 February 2017

    We brought some of the primary industry’s top scientific leaders together to discuss and debate what they see as the single most important thing affecting farmers in the next ten years.

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  • Research and Innovation, The Experts

    Technology allows 9% of fertiliser application to be redeployed

    7 February 2017

    More precise aerial fertiliser spreading has already proven it can deliver environmental gains, compared to blanket topdressing. But now fresh research is emerging that it will improve the bottom line of New Zealand’s hill country farmers.

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  • Advice, The Experts

    Christmas beer is big business for New Zealand hops

    12 December 2016

    As you relax with your craft beer during the holiday season, have you ever wondered where the hops in that beer come from and how they are grown?

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  • Advice, The Experts

    Developing land from the air

    2 December 2016

    Doug McKenzie has swapped life as a rural banker to return to the land. His family bought the two properties that now make up Patitapu Station at Alfredton in North Wairarapa, back in 2000 and 2003.

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