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Reintegrating silt

This page offers initial guidance for farmers, orchardists and landowners who want to reintegrate silt into their pastures, orchards or properties.

Reintegrating silt back into your pasture or orchard

The Council recommends that you discuss this option with your farm advisor or agronomist.  Click here to find a list of New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management approved consultants.

Some useful resources to help you with any discussions are linked below:


Revegetating Cropping Soils after a Flood

Beef + Lamb NZ

Recovering from a Flood

Dairy NZ

Flood damage response

Sustainable Faming Fund

Silt Recovery Lower North Island Storm Event 2004


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