Schrader Mains Limited is applying for discharge permit, water permit
and land use consents relating to the establishment of a new dairy farm
in the Waituna catchment.
The applicant proposed to:
- convert a 110 hectare dairy grazing (young stock and wintering) operation to dairying;
- discharge dairy shed and feed pad/stand off pad effluent to land via a low rate Larrel Smart Hydrant System;
- take and use 36.2 cubic metres per day of groundwater from a new
bore. This water is to be used for dairy shed washdown and stock
drinking water for 306 cows;
- construct a synthetically lined effluent pond;
- construct a bore.