Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings, who caused controversy when his $8.32 million salary was revealed last year, has resigned and will step down this year.
Dairy product prices declined at the Global Dairy Trade auction, while whole milk powder posted an unexpected increase amid data showing challenging weather conditions continue to weigh on production.
Mycoplasma bovis has spread to the Upper Waitaki.
A fifth-generation North Otago farming couple is one of five finalists in this year's Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards.
Farmers do not need to get bogged down in paper to have a workable farm safety management system, an expert says.
Andrew Wiffen (30) is looking forward to having a sleep-in before the Tasman regional Young of the Year contest final.
Primary industry exports are forecast to lift nearly 11% to $42.2billion in the year ending June 2018 - the largest annual increase since 2014.
Since Mycoplasma bovis was detected on their property in July last year, Kerry and Rosie Dwyer have gone through some "very dark moments''.
When Jim Hore got his first stud merino sheep, industry stalwart Bill Gibson told him not to mix bloodlines.
Scottish-born Ann Linton always wanted to visit New Zealand before she was 21.
Life just keeps getting busier for Kate Ivey.
When Jean Wilson and her husband Ben moved to the Taieri Plains, they didn't know who to turn to for advice.
Ask Nigel Woodhead what life has been like since winning the FMG Young Farmer of the Year title and he says - "to be frank, it's been crazy''.
The FMG Young Farmer of the Year celebrates its 50th anniversary in the South this year.
Sheep and dogs are a passion for English shepherd Alex James.
When it comes to thinking outside the square, it would be hard to look past the innovative McKenzie family from Clinton.
Ross Dowling has come a long way from his mutton-busting days.
Kate Macgregor loves promoting the rural sector.
Andrew Miller is in the enviable position of "walking the walk as well as talking the talk''.
Silver Fern Farms chief executive Dean Hamilton leaves the role this month, and says it is a company that "drags you in''.