Staff at AgResearch Invermay are looking at other ways,
beyond just fencing off waterways, to help improve water
quality on its deer farm.
Fonterra's milk price signalling needs to "drastically''
improve for its farmers.
Water quality, water quantity and local and regional
government remain the principal challenges the collective
agricultural industry faces, Federated Farmers Otago
president Phill Hunt believes.
Dairy industry woes are taking their toll on the national
herd and dairy cattle numbers have registered their first
fall after nine years of consecutive increases.
A "massive" fall in the venison kill in the first quarter of
this year is creating some major issues in both processing
and marketing in the industry.
It all began with cold, wet feet.
Digital media company 360nz is flying high.
Meet the Pink Ladies.
Prices at last week's South Island wool sale rebounded after
a month of uncertainty.
Farmlands will not return a rebate to farmers this year amid
tough conditions in the rural sector.
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