Raspberry Cottage owner Sarala Tamang is farming with a twist, but not without some help.
North Canterbury farm foresters would like to see the benefits of pine trees recognised in efforts to meet New Zealand’s climate change targets.
Using lasers to control birds might sound like science fiction but Ewing Stevens hopes the technology will save his grapes from the peckish pests.
The wellbeing of vintners and the wider wine-making sector will be examined in workshops to be held in Central Otago next month.
The Government has agreed to pay $40 million to kiwifruit sector plaintiffs over the arrival of the vine killing disease PSA.
Passionfruit lovers rejoice. Consumers are set to enjoy a glut of passionfruit after export woes hit the industry.
New Zealand's potato trade is struggling as exports to some key markets plummeted in December, new figures show.
Ardgour Station owners Bruce and Linda Jolly have been branching out and their plans have come to fruition.
When you live in Danseys Pass, you have to be prepared for anything and take whatever happens on the chin, Jo and Barry Todd say.
Mid Canterbury Vintage Machinery Club has harvested another bumper crop from its 8ha holding paddock at the former Tinwald saleyards.
When the Garden family at Avenel Station say Lotus pedunculatus or Lotus uliginosus, they are not casting Harry Potter spells.
Gin drinkers who fancy a twist of lemon with their tipple may be best to switch to a sliver of cucumber this summer.
Some Central Otago orchards say this season's crop is a write-off, while others are struggling to find enough workers.
The industry body for stone-fruit growers in NZ is reassuring international customers of our Covid-free status, after the virus was reportedly found on fruit packaging in China.
A Southland blueberry orchard manager is grateful the operation has not been hit as hard as those of Central Otago’s fruitgrowers despite a late start to the season.
The $50 million loss incurred by Central Otago’s cherry growers this season impacts growers, jobs and the New Zealand economy.