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Can plantain be the saviour?

Posted on: 10 Aug 2018 in All

N leaching is a huge problem for dairy farmers in the Tararua district since HRC introduced its controversial One Plan which requires all dairy farms to limit N loss. The problem in Tararua is high rainfall that makes dealing...

N leaching is a huge problem for dairy farmers in the Tararua district since HRC introduced its controversial One Plan which requires all dairy farms to limit N loss. The problem in Tararua is high rainfall that makes dealing...

Rail Road Closure SI

Posted on: 20 Feb 2018

Please be advised that the rail line between Blenheim and Christchurch has been closed as a result of the severe weather affecting the Kaikōura coastline. Freight that is currently in transit to the South Island will b...

Please be advised that the rail line between Blenheim and Christchurch has been closed as a result of the severe weather affecting the Kaikōura coastline. Freight that is currently in transit to the South Island will b...

AGPRO Christmas Break

Posted on: 04 Dec 2017

The AGPRO Team would like to thank you for your support during 2017. We also extend to you a very Merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year.   The dates for our Christmas close off and resumption of bu...

The AGPRO Team would like to thank you for your support during 2017. We also extend to you a very Merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year.   The dates for our Christmas close off and resumption of bu...

UPDATE 2-Large U.S. farm study finds no cancer link to Monsanto weedkiller

Posted on: 14 Nov 2017

A large long-term study on the use of the weedkiller glyphosate by agricultural workers has found no firm link between exposure to the pesticide and cancer, scientists said last week.Published in the Journal of the National C...

A large long-term study on the use of the weedkiller glyphosate by agricultural workers has found no firm link between exposure to the pesticide and cancer, scientists said last week.Published in the Journal of the National C...

Rail Road Opens on 30th October

Posted on: 31 Oct 2017

Freight operations on the Main North Line between Blenheim and Christchurch are set to resume tonight, says KiwiRail Group General Manager Network Services Todd Moyle. “Favourable weather conditions and the excellent work...

Freight operations on the Main North Line between Blenheim and Christchurch are set to resume tonight, says KiwiRail Group General Manager Network Services Todd Moyle. “Favourable weather conditions and the excellent work...

Severe Slips - SI Main North Line

Posted on: 13 Oct 2017

Please see the below Kiwirail update regarding the temporary closure to the main rail line between Blenheim and Christchurch . Currently, 31 slips have been detected. As a result of the line closure, we will continue t...

Please see the below Kiwirail update regarding the temporary closure to the main rail line between Blenheim and Christchurch . Currently, 31 slips have been detected. As a result of the line closure, we will continue t...

Transport Delays in SI - Chemcouriers Update

Posted on: 12 Oct 2017

Please see the below communication from Kiwirail regarding the cancellation of rail services south of Blenheim this week."The predicted volatile storm system crossed the Tasman Sea causing very heavy rainfall on the Kaikoura...

Please see the below communication from Kiwirail regarding the cancellation of rail services south of Blenheim this week."The predicted volatile storm system crossed the Tasman Sea causing very heavy rainfall on the Kaikoura...

New release for control of Yellow Bristle Grass

Posted on: 10 Oct 2017

Now available … AGPRO SABLE. Agpro Sable contains “fenoxaprop” as the active (@69g/L) and is registered for use in autumn and spring sown barley, wheat, perennial ryegrass and pasture against YBG, wild oats and less...

Now available … AGPRO SABLE. Agpro Sable contains “fenoxaprop” as the active (@69g/L) and is registered for use in autumn and spring sown barley, wheat, perennial ryegrass and pasture against YBG, wild oats and less...

South Island Cancelled Rail Feight

Posted on: 09 Oct 2017

Good afternoon, Unfortunately we have received news from Kiwirail that expected normal services to Christchurch for next week have been postponed as per below. An expected rainfall for Kaikoura area and as a...

Good afternoon, Unfortunately we have received news from Kiwirail that expected normal services to Christchurch for next week have been postponed as per below. An expected rainfall for Kaikoura area and as a...

Slip and derailment at National Park

Posted on: 06 Oct 2017

Good Morning, Please be aware that  the North Island Main Trunk Line is currently closed due to a large slip and derailing north of National Park. Kiwirail will advise an update on progress to clear the sli...

Good Morning, Please be aware that  the North Island Main Trunk Line is currently closed due to a large slip and derailing north of National Park. Kiwirail will advise an update on progress to clear the sli...

Inter-Island Freight Update and Forecast by Mainfreight

Posted on: 04 Oct 2017

Good morning On 18th September KiwiRail announced the partial reinstatement of rail services linking Picton and Christchurch.  At the time we expressed caution around the optimism of this announcement give...

Good morning On 18th September KiwiRail announced the partial reinstatement of rail services linking Picton and Christchurch.  At the time we expressed caution around the optimism of this announcement give...

New Herbicide for Fodder Beet at AGPRO

Posted on: 02 Oct 2017 in All

AGPRO Hambeet, a herbicide for the control of weeds in fodder beet has just arrived today. This early post emergent herbicides contains 160 g/litre phenmedipham plus 160 g/litre desmedipham as actives and give...

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AGPRO Hambeet, a herbicide for the control of weeds in fodder beet has just arrived today. This early post emergent herbicides contains 160 g/litre phenmedipham plus 160 g/litre desmedipham as actives and give...

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