March

Outgro Sponsors the 1st ABF Open Day – a Number One Hit!

The first open day for the Association of Biological Farmers was held at Incline Dairies at Patoka, Hawkes Bay, on the 3 November. Incline’s manager is Neil Armitage, a five- year veteran of the Outgro® programme. Outgro® provided the seating and display area, the PA system, lunch and an 8m long soil-viewing trench and marketed [...]

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Introducing Olivia Ross

Olivia Ross was brought up in western Southland before moving to the Taieri Plains near Dunedin in 2003, and returning to Southland in 2011. Over the years she has been involved in both the dairy and sheep/beef sectors throughout Southland, Otago and South Canterbury. With her Diplomas in Agriculture, Farm Management, and Applied Science from [...]

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1st National Conference on Biological Farming Systems

“Toward Sustainable Farming, by Farmers for Farmers.” The Rotorua Lakes & Land Trust (RLLT) hosted the 1st National Conference on Biological Farming Systems in Rotorua, late October. The sell-out event had a capacity 270 people attending from throughout New Zealand. The primary speakers were scientists and farmers – including Outgro® customer Kevin Davidson – and [...]

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