The New Zealand Merino Shears turns 60 in October and front and centre at the celebrations will be one of its founders.
A group of Southland men keen on giving back to their community have completed a trek from Invercargill to Christchurch and back in two days - in a tractor.
Fruit or vegetable, a couple of amateur Clutha growers have grown some whopper pumpkins this year. Reporter Mary-Jo Tohill had a chat to them following their wins at the recent 5th annual South...
Competing in a duck calling competition at the Mornington Taphouse last night is Hamiora Smith (5), of Dunedin.
Applying for recognition in the Century Farms New Zealand awards was a big process, but a "worthwhile thing to do", Stephanie McCullough says.
Ploughing newcomer Matt Ridge set a personal goal to not come last at this year’s New Zealand Ploughing Championships — and he didn’t.
Strath Taieri Pony Club president Lynnore Templeton, of Middlemarch, said high point rugs were awarded to Sarah Hay in the senior section and Neave O’Connell in the junior section at the club’s...
Triallists and their dogs descended upon the Kauana Sheep Dog Trial Club’s centennial in Otapiri Gorge in central Southland on Friday and Saturday. Shawn McAvinue was there and asked some...
It may have been the first time Roddy Kidd had picked up a handpiece in 25 years — but the 84-year-old reckoned it was just like riding a bike.
Rain may have been running all over the Mid Canterbury high country but on this day it was a sunny nor’west day without a drop of the wet stuff in sight.
A small North Canterbury school has exceeded its expectations in the Young Farmers agrikids competition.
The South Canterbury branch of the New Zealand Farm Forestry Association (NZFFA) is holding a field day at Balmoral Station, near Lake Tekapo, on April 20.
Traditional sheep classing skills to achieve genetic gains across all breeds will be on show at a field day in eastern Southland today.
Every dog has its day. About 100 sheep dog triallists are hoping it will be their day at a centennial event in central Southland from Friday.
There was something for everyone at the recent 106th Methven A&P Show which took the time to celebrate volunteers.