20 Jun 2012

Proposal to release dung beetles to NZ farmland

From Nine To Noon, 9:37 am on 20 June 2012

Shaun Forgie, project leader, Biological Control of Dung for Landcare Research (New Zealand Dung Beetle Project); and John Pearce, an organic farmer on the Kaipara Harbour north of Auckland. 15 years ago John had dung beetles introduced on his property by Shaun and says the results have been phenomenal.