Ecoblitzing Cambridge

Over the last few days we ran a successful ecoblitz at St Peters School in Cambridge. How does an ecoblitz differ from the more common bioblitz, I hear you ask? In a bioblitz we arrive at a location and try to record all of the biodiversity at that site, typically…

Trace elements at the local dairy

I spent my childhood on a farm in ParetaiĀ  in South Otago. We were a few kilometres out of Balclutha, not far from Telford, which is now a campus of Lincoln University. Our farm was the only sheep farm in a dairy area. Our neighbours were dairy farmers, the kids…