Irrigation New Zealand

NEWS

SMART Irrigation attracts Sustainable Farming Funding

16th March 2017

Irrigating farmers will soon be growing ‘more crop per drop’ thanks to IrrigationNZ and the government’s Sustainable Farming Fund (SFF). Minister for Primary Industries, Hon. Nathan Guy, announced the successful SFF projects this week, with IrrigationNZ awarded funding to develop….. Read more

Central Otago to host INZ Conference in 2018

15th March 2017

Central Otago District Council​ (CODC) has been successful in its bid to host the 2018 Irrigation New Zealand Conference in Central Otago. The three-day conference will be held in Alexandra in April 2018 and is expected to attract up to 450….. Read more

Rain welcome, but no room for complacency

14th March 2017

Four days of rain has come as welcome relief for the region’s farmers and its waterways. Over 50mm of rain had already made a noticeable difference to the Selwyn River, with flows going from zero to over 100 litres per….. Read more

IrrigationNZ welcomes ‘achievable’ water quality outcomes

23rd February 2017

“Achievable outcomes within a reasonable timeframe” is how IrrigationNZ CEO, Andrew Curtis, described today’s release of the government’s ‘Clean Water’ document. He hoped however that the target of 90% of rivers and lakes being swimmable by 2040 didn’t let urban….. Read more

Keep an eye out

9th February 2017

Keeping an eye out Long gone are the days when you could leave the keys in the truck and the doors to your sheds unlocked and not think anything of it. Farmers and growers have, by necessity, become a lot….. Read more

EVENTS

Irrigation Operator and Manager Training – Glenavy

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Proudly supported by our Training Partners             TRAINING FOR IRRIGATION OPERATORS AND MANAGERS – IMPROVE YOUR IRRIGATION SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE GLENAVY Where:  GLENAVY HALL When: 10am- 4pm Friday 7th April 2017 Cost: IrrigationNZ Members $350 +GST and Non-members $550 +GST Closing Date: 1st April….. Read more

Irrigation Operator and Manager Training – Ashburton

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Proudly supported by our Training Partners             TRAINING FOR IRRIGATION OPERATORS AND MANAGERS – IMPROVE YOUR IRRIGATION SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE   Where:  ASHBURTON When: 10am- 4pm Friday 28th April 2017 Cost: IrrigationNZ Members $350 +GST and Non-members $550 +GST Closing Date: 21st April 2017 Numbers….. Read more

Irrigation Accreditation

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