Romney breeders will reminisce next month, as past breeders and stock agents come together for a reunion.
Evan Ferris took out the Otago/Southland Beef Carcass Competition last week, clean-sweeping with his Limousin Steers.
Farm ownership is never easy, but with hard work, sacrifice and determination, it is possible.
Colac Bay dairy farmer Ewen Mathieson likes making the most of change.
Taking the bull by the horns, Logan Wallace did not let his second chance slip through his fingers and won the FMG Young Farmer of the Year at the weekend.
Aspiring young farmer Hannah Reid is following in her father’s footsteps.
Prices are up and bull breeders are happy following a successful selling season.
Southern Rural Life is asking its readers to tell us what tips or wisdom they have learned during their lifetime on the land, which they would like to pass on to the next generations. Loyalty is very important says Alastair Eckhoff.
Hard questions were raised, some with no answers.
''Do we get it right all the time - no we don't, but we'll be accountable for that and we certainly try and do our best for you, especially you who are at the sharp end of this decision.''
Two familiar faces will battle it out at the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final in Invercargill, which starts tomorrow.
It was all deer at the Gore Town and Country Club recently.
Agriculture's next generation is stepping up to the plate.
Farmers are known for their ingenuity and the Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP) is asking them to bring ideas to the table.
Mokotua woman Shelli Mears is most at home with her cows, but these days she wears another hat.
Farmers say they have been left to their own devices when it comes to feeding the HT-S57 swede, which was mistakenly sold by PGG Wrightson Seeds instead of Hawkestone yellowfleshed Cleancrop swede.
Sheep and beef farmers in Gore recently put hard questions to Beef + Lamb New Zealand (BLNZ) about a proposed increase in sheep and beef levies.
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.