New Zealand-Precision Soil Moisture


Craige Mackenzie is a farmer from New Zealand and a champion of precision agriculture. He’s also a member of the board of the Global Farmer Network. Here he explains how he provides just the right amount of water to his rye grass seed crop.

Craige Mackenzie

Craige Mackenzie

Farming since 1978 on 200 hectares - seed crops including wheat, ryegrass, fescue, hybrid carrots, hybrid radish, spinach and chicory; use crop sensing, soil mapping, variable rate application of fertilizer, chemicals and irrigation. Partners in a 1200 cow dairy.

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