Rootstock Survival on the Waimea Plains - Report

Assessment of the requirement for, and the impact of, not providing sufficient irrigation capability to allow for root stock survival on the Waimea Plains. Prepared for Horticulture New Zealand by The AgriBusiness Group.

The purpose of the study is “to demonstrate why any component of authorised water use for rootstock protection or survival purposes should be assigned a delimited priority during identified stepped rationing of all water users in the Waimea Plains Water Management Zones under a drought event.”


Maps: Productive Soil Layers for Northland Economic Development Strategy

Maps prepared by Jacobs showing the productive soils layer for the Northland Economic Development Strategy.


Maps - Spatial Extent of the Important Elite & Prime Land

Maps provided by Jacobs that show the spatial extent of the important elite and prime land in Auckland.


Maps - Spatial Extent of the Important Elite & Prime Land (2)

Maps provided by Jacobs showing the spatial extend of the important elite and prime land in the Auckland Region.


Wairakei Estate Discharge Consent Application

Wairakei Pastoral Limited (WPL) [PO Box 2040, Taupo 3351] applies for the following type of resource
consent: discharge permit.


Exploring water allocation and nutrient limits in the Selwyn-Waihora Catchment

Jacobs was engaged by Central Plains Water, Horticulture New Zealand, DairyNZ, Irrigation NZ, The Foundation for Arable Research, Federated Farmers, Dairy Holdings Limited, Beef & Lamb NZ, NZPork, Grasslands Limited, Camden Group Limited, DairyNZ, Irrigation NZ, The Foundation for Arable Research, Federated Farmers, Dairy Holdings Limited, Beef & Lamb NZ, NZPork, Grasslands Limited and Camden Group Limited (referred to as the Sustainable Land and Water Group (SLAWG)) to provide advice to the Sustainable Land and Water (Selwyn Waihora primary sector group1) on the potential effects of Variation 1 to the Land and Water Regional Plan (LWRP) on water quantity and water quality in the Selwyn – Waihora Catchment.


Franklin Future Water Demand Study

This study identifies water availability concerns for the horticultural sector and other primary producers, and makes strategic assessments of the current and future state of the water resources for the Franklin area within the Auckland region.


Land Management Practices and Nutrient Losses from Farms on the Poverty Bay Flats

The Gisborne District Council (GDC) is interested in gaining better understanding of the impact of land management practices on the nutrient losses from farms on the Poverty Bay flats. The objective of the project is to develop an understanding of the major sources of nutrients in freshwaters of the Poverty Bay flats and the current land use practices that may be contributing to elevated levels of nitrate and phosphorus.


Nutrient Performance and Financial Analysis of Horticultural Systems in Horizons Region

The study, prepared for HortNZ by The AgriBusiness Group, collected primary physical, financial and environmental data from growers in the Horizons Region to provide representative models of vegetable systems and to analyse the impact of mitigation practices on the environmental and economic performance of the farms.


Tukituki Proposal - Tukituki River Rhyhabsim and Water Temperature Assessments

Tukituki Proposal: Report detailing an assessment of the Proposed PC6 Scenarios for the Tukituki River against the current management regime by reviewing model results from previous modelling exercises using River Hydraulics Habitat Simulation (Rhyhabism) software.