Sally Rae

Dairy cattle numbers down but not in South

Dairy cattle numbers down but not in South

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.

Reduced deer kill brings 'headaches'

Reduced deer kill brings 'headaches'

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.

From wet feet to wool sock success

From wet feet to wool sock success

It all began with cold, wet feet.

360nz drones go over and above

360nz drones go over and above

Digital media company 360nz is flying high.

Wool up, dollar drifting higher

Prices at last week's South Island wool sale rebounded after a month of uncertainty.

No rebate from Farmlands

No rebate from Farmlands

Farmlands will not return a rebate to farmers this year amid tough conditions in the rural sector.

No joint venture U-turn, SFF says

Silver Fern Farms says there has been no U-turn over shareholder approval for the Shanghai Maling joint venture.

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Silver Fern Farms' board is urging a group of shareholders to withdraw a request for a special meeting to revisit the Shanghai Maling deal.

Livestock broker tackles broncos

Livestock broker tackles broncos

He's a bronc riding, world-record setting "stick-throwing'' stock agent.