Kaikoura’s first regenerative farming event has been declared a roaring success.
North Canterbury farmers can a expect a mixed lamb drop after a challenging season, local sheep scanner Daniel Wheeler says.
Lambing tips will the focus of Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s winter seminar at Coalgate, near Darfield, next week.
Waimakariri landowners could be offered incentives to help protect biodiversity on their properties.
Growing hemp could help Canterbury farms become carbon-neutral, says Brad Lake, a co-founder of South Island hemp producer, The Brothers Green.
Rural sector diversity is the key to supporting Canterbury’s Covid-19 recovery, North Canterbury Federated Farmers president Cameron Henderson says.
Kaikoura farmers have thrown their support behind a Marlborough family, following a lockdown tragedy.
The thought of being able to help people led to Gayle Litchfield joining the North Canterbury Rural Support Trust five years ago.
Worries about holding a bull sale in Covid-19 Alert Level 2 were alleviated when the country moved into Alert Level 1 on the day of the sale. David Hill reports.
Cattle are more predictable than people, say former Marlborough police officers Richard and Denise van Asch.