Land restoration will take a toolkit of methods such as tree planting, wetlands, fencing-off of gullies and streams and more.
Large-scale land use change is underway – and a farmer’s best strategy is to stay informed, says Andrew Watters of MyFarm.
We need a deep rethink of how we use space, says Future Farmers member Findal Proebst.
Cannock Road sheep and beef farm destined for forestry under UK owners.
Good volume of property available as spring freshens real estate market.
MyFarm seminar to unpack the change it says will wash over rural NZ.
Land uses changes are threatening the national livestock tally and the viability of rural communities, Allan Barber says.
Likely benefits of sale disproportionate ‘to sensitivity of the land and nature of overseas investment’.
Researchers study ways to manage places where farms meet cities.
Sales in the three months to August were down 21% compared to the same period last year.
Sale of Southland and South Canterbury farms fatten cash reverses to $11.5m.
Company has bought back 300,000 shares since announcing the policy in May.
Legislation hailed as huge step in saving high-value soils for fruit and veg.
Farm restoration scheme finds new urgency on flood-hit farms.
Govt to action bulk of Tairāwhiti recommendations.
Four farms sold to forestry sneak in prior to government changing the assessment criteria.
NZ Rural Land Company suspends interim dividend as it sets about buying back shares.
An expert in rural real estate shares his top tips for first-time farm buyers.
Rural property market half as active as this time last year.
Move to counter what firm calls material undervaluation of assets and free cash flow.
Hawke’s Bay council working on ‘template for recovery’ that champions farmers alongside trees.
Median price per hectare on sales of other farm types over the past year all showed increases.
The Nature Conservancy offers proven new thinking on flood plains.
NZ Rural Land is eyeing European investors to make up rights issue shortfall.
Two years on, Allied exercising call option on the rest of NZRLM.
Capital raising round to help buy $64m of forestry land in Manawatū-Whanganui.
Government has to ‘stop allowing emitters to offset all their emissions’.
The decision to sell came with renewed confidence, almost like a man who has finally been able to come up for air after years.
Ingka Group granted permission to convert sheep, beef and deer farm to forestry.
Low-carbon rural land globally is an ‘increasingly scarce resource’.
‘Not possible to get a national map accurate at the paddock level.’
Real Estate Institute of NZ flags concerning trends.
Forever Farming NZ plans to buy Mangaohane Station by raising an estimated $45 million.
I do not want a 20-something with a degree in conservation telling me what I can’t do on my property, says Alan Emerson
Rural and urban strategies must back up policy on productive land