A New Zealand winemaker says he was prompted to create a zero alcohol Sauvignon Blanc after undertaking a lifestyle challenge.
Canterbury farmers interested in restoring native forest on their farms are being encouraged to seek free advice.
It may have taken three years but investments do pay off, Blueberry Haven owners Robyn McDonald and Mike Coombes say.
Queenstown businessman Aaron Murphy believes an area best known for pinot noir production provides the ideal growing environment for plants of another variety.
Central Otago cherry growers are reporting a tough 2019-20 season, with yields about half the normal size due to poor weather conditions.
Horticultural workshop host Ben Elms, also known as Dr Compost, of Wanaka, talks to The News about his love of the industry and how others can make the most of their garden, too.
The annual juice-stained fun and games of Cherry Chaos will be held at the Roxburgh Sports Grounds today, from 5pm.
Wet weather has been causing damage to early cherry crops in Central Otago, with some areas severely affected.
Keeping ahead of the technology curve has seen Greystone evolve into an award-winning organic winery which drives global sales through an online operating system.
It's perhaps no surprise that the woman who is one of the driving forces behind Waimate’s annual Strawberry Fare loves everything about the fruit the event celebrates.
Bird shooting on a Cromwell cherry orchard has ruffled the feathers of a neighbouring resident who believes the orchardist’s pest control measures are irresponsible.
Central Otago’s varied weather this has not hampered cherry orchardists as the season kicks into gear.
As leaves fall and berries begin to change from green to blue, Southland’s only blueberry farm is gearing up for another season of hand-picked fun.