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Why's Labour picking on farmers?

Labour is still planning to pick on farmers:

Labour has vowed to charge a royalty on the use of water for farming.

At last week’s Federated Farmers annual conference, party leader Andrew Little appeared to change stance on its election policy held since 2011, which was to charge a resource rental on farmers who use water for irrigation and discharge too many nutrients. 511 more words


Advantages of a Home Irrigation System

Saves You Time and Money

Automatic irrigation systems take all the work out of watering your lawn or garden. Instead of doing the watering by hand, you can set timers that ensure your system stays on a strict watering schedule. 396 more words


Types Of Agricultural Irrigation Used Today’s World

Irrigation is a critical part of farming and it is now even more important owing to the environmental factors and sustainable forms of agriculture.  The advancements in technologies have led to different farm irrigation systems. 313 more words

Agricultural Irrigation Pump

Farm Life Fridays - A Farm Fib in Two Acts



Who knew

Settin’ Tubes

Was so technical?

My irrigation specialist!

An hour earlier:


I node

I shoulda

Set those tubes fur bed. 59 more words

Farm Life Fridays

Water water everywhere.

Water it is the one thing in life everyone and everything needs. Coming to this farm has totally opened our eyes as to how much of a pain in the bum this life source can be. 626 more words


India is considered the world’s third-largest grain producer after China and the United States. 46% of India’s land under cultivation has access to irrigation facilities. 107 more words

Pinpointing untapped irrigation potential

Photo credit: IWMI

Irrigation and agricultural development in rural areas of Limpopo Province, South Africa.
Photo: Graeme Williams / IWMI

A baseline for revitalization of smallholder schemes in South Africa… 154 more words