Sunday, July 3, 2022


Innovation, stewardship key to irrigation awards

Innovation, stewardship key to irrigation awards

ByAnnette ScottJun 30, 2022
Irrigation New Zealand is on the lookout for farmers who show innovation and stewardship for this year’s awards. As part of the irrigation sector’s journey of continuous improvement, there have been many people make big contributions and develop future focused…

Irrigation company KDIC in receivership

ByNeal WallaceJun 28, 2022
A dispute with a contractor has pushed a North Otago irrigation company into receivership owing more than $50 million. The Kurow-Duntroon Irrigation Company (KDIC) owes nearly $39m to two secured…

Dam bursts budget again

ByRichard RennieApr 4, 2022
Waimea Irrigators chair Murray King said the dam cost blowout is a frustrating blow to the project.The latest $20 million cost increase on the Waimea dam project has left Waimea…

Hot summer puts pressure on Waikato water supply

ByGerald PiddockJan 18, 2022
Hot dry weather and ever-increasing demand for water has seen groundwater levels fall in some parts of Waikato.High temperatures and lack of rain has prompted Waikato Regional Council to ask…