Friday, 1 February 2019
Ground Effect®, Autumn 2019
Welcome to the eighth edition of Ground Effect
This edition brings together the latest science, technologies and real-life examples of smarter farming in New Zealand. For Ravensdown, Ground Effect is a chance to show what smarter farming looks like, and highlight issues that matter to the whole agricultural sector.
Responsible nutrient management has always been a big part of smarter farming, but these days it’s more important than ever. For example, Otago-based farmers Judy Miller and Clark Scott are taking a lead in restoring water quality in their catchment, while in the Wairarapa, Pati Tapu Station are using Ravensdown Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) technology for more precise nitrogen application on hill country.
We look to industry thought leaders and experts to get their perspectives on broad-ranging topics such as the future of New Zealand agriculture, the glyphosate debate and how nutrient losses and greenhouse gases can be mitigated on farm. Ravensdown’s own experts offer advice across
We hope you enjoy the insight, food-for-thought and leadership presented in this issue. If you would like to get in touch about a contribution to Ground Effect please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.