Sheep and beef farmers will have their say next month on what
their investment in genetic science should be for the next
five years - setting the industry's national breeding
objectives for potentially the next 20 years.
Waimakariri Irrigation (WIL) has lodged a resource consent
application to build water storage ponds on land it owns on
Wrights Rd, near Oxford, but opponents have vowed to keep
fighting the scheme because they fear a dam could break.