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Better ‘banking’, better water

Wednesday, 14 May 2014, 3:55 pm | Bala Tikkisetty Waikato Regional Council

By Bala Tikkisetty Winter weather can place increased strain on the banks of farm waterways, increasing the risk of erosion from them affecting water quality. So it’s timely to look at the issues involved in erosion generally and land management practices ... More >>

Protecting peat performance

Friday, 6 December 2013, 12:54 pm | Bala Tikkisetty Waikato Regional Council

Protecting peat performance By Bala Tikkisetty Protecting the productivity of low nutrient peat soils is essential if they are to be farmed successfully. In Waikato, there are around 90,000 hectares of these soils around the region, particularly near ... More >>

Be wary in winter with nitrogen

Tuesday, 11 June 2013, 1:12 pm | Bala Tikkisetty Waikato Regional Council

Winter applications of nitrogen are generally least effective in promoting grass growth. Slow growth of pasture and high rainfall in winter can result in nitrate leaching before plants can take it up. More >>

 

 

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