Follow-up discussions between Group ONE Consultancy Ltd’s Drs Long Nguyen and Bert Quin and Chief Professor Yong Li of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science (CAAS) have gone very well. The two parties have agreed to initiate a field comparison in China of water quality downstream of watersheds where farmers continue to use current fertilisers… [Read More]
News and Opinion
‘News and Opinion’ is just that. It contains posts of important and interesting news relating to agriculture and climate change, water use and quality, soil fertility and fertiliser, and our opinion on these posts. We welcome your opinion on our opinions!
A very sharp solution to a big problem has its first demo Spikey® is a very innovative solution to the serious problem of leaching of nitrate-nitrogen from cow urine patches on grazed pastures by Pastoral Robotics Ltd, a member of Group ONE. Excess nitrogen (N) in pasture and feed is excreted by the cow mainly as… [Read More]
Colleagues from 1982 get back together Drs Minh-Long (Long) Nguyen and Bert Quin first worked together on soil fertility at the MAF’s Winchmore Irrigation Research Station (now part of AgResearch) in the early 1980s. Their careers then diverged, although they worked on several projects together over the years. Dr Quin went up the ranks of… [Read More]