Making sure we farm within our limits

Rural Exchange 13/05/2018

There are so many obligations being thrown at farmers to improve our environmental footprint.

From fencing waterways to reducing cow numbers and developing rumen vaccines.

However, some farms might not benefit from riparian management, but the fundamental discussion keeps coming back to our soil health.

Soil scientist and farm advisor Graham Shepherd explains we don't need to compromise our economic growth for a healthy environment.

Watch the full interview with Graham Shepherd above.

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