They are the unsung heroes of the Golden Shears World
Shearing and Wool Handling Championships.
Farmers should remain vigilant over the invasive pest plant
velvetleaf and its ability to damage fodder beet crops, the
Otago Regional Council warns.
He's a bronc riding, world-record setting "stick-throwing''
A ferret survey is being undertaken in the Mt Cargill area,
near Dunedin, after last year's bovine Tb outbreak.
Attend the South Island Dairy Event 2016 in Invercargill and
invest in yourself and your business.
Dry stock farmers' salaries have grown strongly in the past
year, according to Federated Farmers and Rabobank's 2015-16
employee remuneration report.
Lynn Carty reckons Health and Safety is a little bit like the
old seatbelt campaigns.
Onside has launched an online health and safety app for
farmers to make compliance with the Health and Safety at Work
Act 2015 easier.
Sharyn Miller (left) and Brenna Sharland, from the New
Zealand Merino Company, sort entries in this year's Child
Cancer Foundation fleece competition.
New Zealand wool prices declined last week as wool
contaminated with plant matter was discounted.
Inspections of Otago fodder beet crops for possible
velvetleaf contamination should be completed by the end of
When Logan Wallace first joined Young Farmers, one of his
goals was to reach the grand final of the FMG Young Farmer of
the Year Contest.
It's nearly time for the New Zealand Century Farm and Station
Matt Ross first arrived in North Otago "more by accident''.
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