Stamps are likely to be a cheaper collecting option than tractors.
Running his family's dairy farm in South Otago was a long-term dream for Mathew Korteweg - not that he thought it would necessarily happen.
A possible 5% reduction in forestry replanting could mostly be the result of owners of small woodlots (those smaller than 20ha) not replanting on cut-over sites.
Kelso dairy farmer and dairy adviser Marloes Levelink's background in tropical agriculture proved useful when she was chosen to be part of Fonterra's farmer volunteer scheme.
Wreys Bush dairy farmer and Dairy Women's Network (DWN) Southern regional convener Katrina Thomas has a hand in most things in the small Western Southland Community.
Dairy prices lifted again this week, following severe weather that stymied a strong end to the New Zealand production season.
What do goat and sheep cheeses, the Clyde dam, wine, whisky and wild food have in common?
The 55 properties infected with velvetleaf in Southland last year continue their battle with the pest, working with Environment Southland to develop farm management plans.
Southlander Jolene Germann is one of three finalists in this year's Dairy Woman of the Year.
Rabobank is picking a farm- gate milk price around $6.25 for the 2017-18 season, as it says a figure in that area would finally allow dairy farmers to ''emerge from the woods''.
Hordes of job seekers from Nelson to Dunedin - including a group of Cadbury employees - converged on Fonterra's Clandeboye site for a recent recruitment day.
Papakaio dairy farmer Morgan Easton says he is ''humbled'' to win the 2017 Zanda McDonald Award.
The verdict is out. After more than 3200 consumer taste tests in New Zealand and the United States, consumers have confirmed that New Zealand lamb is a consistently high-quality eating product.
A South Canterbury farm has proved environmental gains can be made while production improves, scientists say.
The Handy Landys are heading to Kaikoura.
They had never grown the wheat variety Oakley before and it was susceptible to disease, but Eric and Maxine Watson still managed to set a world record for the yield harvested from the crop.
A potential pest which could threaten red clover crops has been found in New Zealand.
A Central Otago farm manager has posted a $5000 reward for information leading to catching the sheep rustlers who stole 300 of his ewes.
A drop in slaughter rates in New Zealand, the world's largest exporter of lamb meat, has pushed up prices to multi-year highs in export markets.
When Clutha Vets senior vet John Smart joined Clutha Vets as a young graduate back in 1976, it was a very different place to what it is now.