Globally, soil quality is diminishing and topsoil is vanishing. A study conducted by researchers from the University of Sydney and presented at the Carbon Farming conference in 2010 found that all the agricultural topsoil on Earth will be gone by 2110, if farming practices do not change. Factors contributing to soil depletion include overuse of […]
More and more frequently, throughout New Zealand, farmers are severely challenged by drought conditions. Some of these hard-luck stories can be much mitigated if the right steps are taken. From stock having to be destroyed or sold for next to nothing to land that takes too long to recover, with precious topsoil lost forever, the […]
Fieldays have rolled around again and we are there. Come to our Site E90 and see what we have on offer.
Central Districts Field Days, Manfeild Park, Feilding, New Zealand (7th– 9th March 2013) is a recognised rural event. It is now in its 20th year and there is nothing else like it in the lower half of the North Island. Central Districts Field Days is very focused towards farming, agriculture and rural land utilisation. The […]