Timaru ploughman Bob Mehrtens is returning from the 65th World Ploughing Championship in Germany with a bronze medal.
The daughter of Waitaki Valley dairy farmers has been awarded this year's $2000 North Otago Federated Farmers-ANZ rural tertiary scholarship.
The Otago Field Days are expanding to fit their new name as their October dates approach.
Laws have been changed under urgency in Parliament to bolster the bid to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis.
The Otago Field Days are expanding way beyond the area in their name.
A year of handling fallout from the Mycoplasma bovis outbreak has taken its toll on Waimate woman Sarah Barr.
The dairy factory in the heart of Mycoplasma bovis territory could avoid major effects from the outbreak this season.
A year and 100 official updates later, the central South Island is still in the grip of Mycoplasma bovis.
New Zealand scientists are trialling genetically modified ryegrass they believe could revolutionise agriculture.
If Mycoplasma bovis becomes established in New Zealand, animal husbandry will become more important, an Oamaru vet says.
A new farming leader believes sharemilkers are a vital part of New Zealand's dairy industry.
After 41 years working from the same building, Dougall McLachlan has finally moved.
The rural sector must work together to fight Mycoplasma bovis, officials and an affected farmer told a North Otago meeting last week.
Jared Ross reckons he has got big boots to fill.
The new rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus released in Canterbury and Otago seems to be taking effect.
In the story about green eggs and ham, the eggs were probably laid by araucana fowl.
Hunter Downs Water should have a funding plan for its South Canterbury irrigation scheme by the end of this month.
A renowned North Otago tomato-growing business is changing crops.
New cases of Mycoplasma bovis are still cropping up.
''Complete madness'' is how Aad van Leeuwen describes the Government's decision to continue trying to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis.