The new owners of The Natural Dairy’s first goal is to continue the “great work”of the previous owners.
Cattle herds on two Southland farms are being tested to determine whether they are infected with Mycoplasma bovis, the Ministry for Primary Industries says.
After his first job on a dairy farm at the age of 16, Jason Checketts swore he would never milk a cow again.
Two companies have been fined a total of more than $100,000 after workers suffered chemical burns during disinfection work during a suspected Mycoplasma bovis outbreak on a Southland farm.
Two companies have been fined more than $100,000 after workers suffered chemical burns while carrying out disinfecting during a suspected Mycoplasma bovis outbreak on a Southland farm.
A drop in dairy auction prices this week is being linked to a spike in Covid-19 cases and the return of lockdowns in Europe.
French food and drink giant Danone enjoys closer links to New Zealand - and particularly the deep South - than might at first be apparent.
New Zealand's largest farmland fund Southern Pastures is to take full ownership of premium milk and butter brand Lewis Road Creamery after agreeing to buy the remaining 50 per cent stake it did not...
Dairy prices posted solid gains for the second successive GlobalDairyTrade auction — and economists remain "cautiously optimistic" on the outlook.
After two terms on the Fonterra Shareholders’ Council, Emma Hammond is stepping down from what she says has been an "interesting journey" and a "unique role".
"All systems are go" for DairyNZ, AgResearch and the Southern Dairy Hub’s new participatory research project.
Fonterra has agreed to sell its China farms for a total of $555 million to Inner Mongolia Natural Dairy Company, a subsidiary of China Youran Dairy Group.
Sam and Karen Bennett are hosting a field day in Wyndham to show why they are this year’s Southland/Otago Share Farmers of the Year and national competition runners-up.
DairyNZ senior scientist Dawn Dalley is hoping the Southern Dairy Hub’s field day on October 8 will ideally include a farm tour but she is not optimistic the weather will be dry enough.
Fire crews have been working to contain a chemical leak at the Edendale Fonterra site, this morning.