farmer planting small trees

Rural hub for farming

All you need to know about environmental matters that affect farming communities.

Freshwater farm plans

Freshwater farm plans will be introduced from 1 August in Southland and Waikato with other regions to follow.
riparian planting
What you can do to be prepared

Intensive winter grazing

From 1 May 2023 changes apply to intensive grazing rules. Read out about the changes.
Intensive winter grazing of cows.
Find out what you may need to do

Farm practices


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