Otago dairy farmers have received some good news with Fonterra bumping up its farm-gate milk price forecast by 25c for the 2018 season to $6.75.
"It's just the worst thing to happen to a farm," Taieri dairy farmer Katie Clark rues as she stands in knee-deep floodwater in front of her home.
The Ministry for Primary Industries is setting up a field office in Oamaru to provide a base to co-ordinate the response to the Mycoplasma bovis outbreak on a South Canterbury dairy farm.
LIC is selling its Deer Improvement subsidiary business, which includes a farm in Southland and more than 2000 animals.
Kim Chilman-Blair regularly receives messages from people saying how Medicine X - the business she founded - changed their life.
The Ministry for Primary Industries is working with a South Canterbury dairy farmer to contain a cattle disease that has been detected for the first time in New Zealand.
Silver Fern Farms chief executive Dean Hamilton says the business has never been in a stronger financial position.
An application has been lodged with the Ministry for Primary Industries seeking a medium-scale adverse event designation for Otago.
Being rescued in the outdoors is a topic close to Trent Anderson’s heart.
Adam and Sam Spiers unashamedly live and breathe the red meat industry.
Mikade Barns Graham knows first hand the frustrations experienced by tertiary students at mealtimes.
Representatives from the major political parties will discuss their vision for the meat industry during the red meat sector conference in Dunedin this month.
Butter prices have hit another record high, surpassing $US6000/metric tonne in this week's GlobalDairyTrade auction.
Welly the gumboot is about to take off on a mission to find its ''solemate''.
New Zealand's fruit and vegetable sector has been urged to watch consumer trends to maximise export opportunities.
About 200 dairy farmers and supporters gathered to celebrate the opening of the Southern Dairy Hub in Southland on Friday.
An ''outstanding'' eye muscle area of 191sqcm was among the reasons Gore farmer Mike Thompson claimed this year's Otago-Southland beef carcass competition title.
Dunedin veterinarian Dr Helen Beattie has had an interesting career and is now preparing for her latest challenge, agribusiness reporter Sally Rae reports.
Farm-gate lamb prices continued to rise over the last month but at a subdued pace, as domestic supply tightened through winter.
The big thrust for AgResearch in the future has to be around farm and environmental sustainability issues, new chairman Jeff Grant says.