Hundreds gathered at Moneymore, south of Milton, on Saturday to remember a mate and snap up a bargain or two.
The Catlins Boar Hunt returned for its seventh annual outing over the weekend, 84 people entering to hunt the wild beasts in the Clutha wilderness, and the chance to be rewarded for their efforts.
Dairy farmer Sandra Campbell, of Clinton, was expecting maybe 10 or 15 women to attend the Women's Enviro Event in Clinton on July 30.
Bee keepers, flower growers and other non-traditional farming types will be highlighted at next year's Wanaka A&P Show.
About 130 people, including farmers and contractors, and even some children, attended the inaugural Power Farming professional equipment expo at Waimumu last Wednesday.
Geraldine High School pupils were thrilled with their achievements at the FMG Junior Young Farmers of the Year contest in Napier earlier this month.
With names like Gilbert Enoka, Liam Malone and Ben Allomes, this year's southern dairy conference was a huge success, says Simon Topham.
Alan Harvey's new job is proving great preparation for his tilt at the Young Farmer of the Year title.
Geraldine High School competitors will not be lacking support in the FMG Junior Young Farmer competition in Napier.
Mid Canterbury AgriKidsNZ regional winners, the AIS Fencers, have been racking up hours of training ahead of next month's grand final event in Napier.
Exasperated motorists leaving Hamilton’s Fieldays agricultural event reported a three-hour traffic pile-up in the carpark today, due to an accident on State Highway 1.
National Lamb Day was celebrated on May 24 at the place where New Zealand's frozen meat industry began 137 years ago - Totara Estate.
Dorie farmer Vaughan Jones has won the Mid Canterbury combined final of the Ravensdown and A&P association's Winter Feed competition.
The weather may have frowned upon the Little Rakaia Boating Club's fundraising gala last month, but the event was still deemed a success.
Mid Canterbury ploughman Matt Ridge in action during the contemporary event at the national championships in Chertsey.
Even though site bookings for the 2020 Southern Field Days only opened at noon last Friday secretary Sharon Paterson has already received more than 150.