Farming runs through the blood of 21-year-old Bridget Dickson.
Straight and steady is the aim of the game, but it is no easy task with Anna and Nugget, who have minds of their own.
Logan Wallace will be hoping it is second time lucky, after winning the Otago-Southland FMG Young Farmer of the Year regional final on Saturday.
David Rose is a name that often comes up in conversation around the Federated Farmers executive table.
Teenagers will be encouraged to come up with ways to use wool creatively in a bid to have them take up the torch as ''Generation Wool''.
In three years, 24-year-old Simone Smail, of Invercargill, has come a long way in the dairy industry.
From ''townie'' to New Zealand Dairy Trainee of the Year in three years, Simone Smail, of Invercargill, has come a long way.
Farmers got the chance to question Environment Southland representatives about the Southland Water and Land Plan at a public meeting in Winton recently.
Edendale residents have aired frustration about the continuing low levels of the Edendale aquifer, and they are eager for solutions.
Farmers need to be prepared to fight for their livelihoods with the Southland Water and Land Plan, Federated Farmers says.
DairyNZ is looking out for its farmers, and free health checks were conducted throughout New Zealand recently.
Bridles, bits, and bags - it was all things equine at the Otatara Hall on Sunday at the Southern Equine Expo.