“Building and supporting the resilience of the Aparima community and environment”
The 6 Aparima Catchment Groups. Coming together from headwaters to estuary.
ACE COMMUNITY PROJECT
The six farmer-led catchment groups of the Aparima river catchment have come together to develop and implement the “building our future together with our community project” over a three-year period.
ACE have been granted funding for this project through Thriving Southland’s Change and Innovation Project. Thriving Southland supports and enables community catchment groups to work together for a better future for all. The Change and Innovation Project is funded through the Ministry of Primary Industries’ Sustainable Land Use Programme.
ACE Future Farming Expo 2021 in Otautau Well Attended
More than 160 people attended the Future Farming Expo 2021 in Otautau on June 11 to hear from leading experts on how the food and fibre sectors are researching, innovating and leading the way towards a sustainable future in a rapidly changing world.
The expo was presented by the catchment groups of the Aparima Community Environment (ACE) project.
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