March will go down as a memorable month for Winton 50%
sharemilkers Steve Henderson and Tracy Heale.
When it comes to prolific breeding, it does not get much
better than Lochern 234-07.
Sarah O'Connell says she did not choose agriculture as a
career - it chose her.
When it comes to crowd-funding, PledgeMe founder Anna
Guenther reckons it is all about the crowd.
Farmers are being urged to vote in favour of a genetics
investment proposal that will bring together New Zealand's
sheep and beef genetics in a new collaboration.
A meeting in Gore next week will be a good opportunity to
''bust some of the myths'' doing the rounds about
AgResearch's restructuring plans, chief executive Dr Tom
A near 20% jump in volumes offered in this week's
GlobalDairyTrade auction led to a 4% dip in overall prices -
the biggest fall since the middle of last year.
Milk production in Otago-Southland is up 4% for the season to
the end of February, compared with the previous corresponding
period, and up 6% nationally.
A former AgResearch director, who was on the board when the
decision was made to establish four ''centres of
excellence'', including Invermay, is disappointed with the
plans to cut jobs at the research centre.
Lee Stream went to the dogs last week - but all for a good
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