Retiring Waimakariri District Council boss Jim Palmer was honoured at his final council meeting on Tuesday.
Being closer to town has allowed Colin Nimmo to become more involved in the Kaikoura A&P Show, but he still enjoys the wide open spaces.
After the past year's challenges, the Kaikoura A&P Association is hoping to get back to grass roots.
North Canterbury farm foresters would like to see the benefits of pine trees recognised in efforts to meet New Zealand’s climate change targets.
The 109th annual Banks Peninsula A&P Show took full advantage of fine weather and a large crowd enjoyed a day in the country at the picturesque Awa-iti Domain, in Little River
The Lincoln University Dairy Farm (LUDF) has come through largely unscathed, after Mycoplasma bovis struck the university's two research farms.