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Planting and fencing waterways calculation sheet

(all figures exclude GST)

Cost of fences

Dairy and beef / flat

Metres of fencing
1-wire electric $1.65 per metre*
x    =  
(2.5 mm wire, No. 2 ¼ round posts, 7.5 metre spacing)
each additional wire - electric $0.30 per metre*
x  
 =  
each additional wire - non-electric $0.30 per metre* x    =  


Sheep and beef / hill country

8-wire post and batten $16 per metre* x    =  
(2.5 mm wire, No. 1 ½ round posts, 4.5 metre spacing)
8-wire $10 per metre*
x    =  
(2.5 mm wire, 1 wire electric, No.1 ¼ round posts, 4 metre spacing)
5-wire $6.20 per metre*
x    =  
(2.5 mm wire, 2 wire electric, No. 2 ¼ round posts, 4 metre spacing)

* These prices include materials and contractor labour. Contractor labour is about half of the total cost.



Cost of plants

  Number of plants
Conservation
  Natives   $3.50 each*
x    =  
  Ornamental exotics   $6.00 each*
x    =  
  Poplars (1 metre poles without sleeve)   $1.40 each*
x    =  

* These are plant prices only, and don't include any site preparation, planting or maintenance costs.

Production - with contractor labour
  Pinus radiata   $1.50 per stem#
x    =  
  Other forestry exotics   $2.65 per stem#
x    =  
  Forestry natives   $8.25 per stem#
x    =  

Production - without contractor labour
  Pinus radiata   $0.40 per stem#
x    =  
  Other forestry exotics   $1.40 per stem#
x    =  
  Forestry natives   $4.75 per stem#
x    =  

# These prices include plants and spraying costs for site preparation and maintenance.



Other costs

Gates       
Earthworks for fences or stock crossings     
Culverts       
Stock crossings       
Tapping a new water supply       
Extending an existing water supply     
Labour for planting or other preparation and maintenance costs     

Total Costs: