Chris Harris has been looking forward to presiding over the New Zealand Agricultural Show for longer than most.
A Kaiapoi-based veterinarian admits he was surprised to receive the New Zealand pork industry’s top award.
Shearing has continued amid the lockdown.
While it is largely business as usual for the region's farmers, Covid-19 is having an impact on the sector.
With Mainpower Stadium now open for business in Rangiora, North Canterbury is looking to its next big project - a new stadium in Kaiapoi.
The planned aqua play park in Kaiapoi could be up and running in about three months.
Environment Canterbury’s latest groundwater quality survey found E.coli and nitrate contamination in some private wells around Waimakariri.
Spring lamb numbers are expected to be down around the region.
Immigration restrictions are continuing to be a headache as calving starts in North Canterbury.
Winning a New Zealand Young Farmers service award was ‘‘a big honour’’ for Rachel Stewart.
The New Zealand Agricultural Show is on track to make a return in November.
British farming know-how has paid off for Alice Partridge.
When the Holland family first moved to Culverden in 2000, running sheep and cattle studs was not on the horizon.
A commercial Angus bull produced a bit of surprise at a Kaikoura bull sale last month.
Looking to the future and resilience were the focus of a farmers’ conference held in Christchurch.
North Canterbury farmers are taking stock of flood damage, as it adds to winter maintenance workloads.
Caroline Amyes has had an eventful first month in her new role as a farming leader.
An eight-month student exchange was enough to convince Diane Webster that New Zealand was the place to be.
Maitland Manning has made the switch from sheep and cows to pigs.
North Canterbury’s drought has taken its toll, and prices were down at the first bull sales in the district.