Crop survey reports for the Gisborne district.
Arable land use in the Gisborne district 2007 - 2015
A survey of actual land use of the total arable land in the Gisborne district for the 2014/15 season. The surveyed area was approx 24,000 hectares.
Arable Land Use Report - January 2015 [PDF, 1 MB]
Winter crop survey 2015
Survey to identify winter crops that were intended for animal consumption, as part of a proactive approach to sustainable management of Gisborne’s freshwater resources. The information collected will be used to monitor waterways, help develop farm environment plans and inform the farming community on crop type and trends.
Winter Crop Survey 2015 [PDF, 1.8 MB]
Summer crop survey 2015/16
Trends and observations from a land use survey providing information on the area and types of crops that have been gown throughout the region.
Summer Crop Survey 2015/16 [PDF, 2.6 MB]