A date for Central Otago's next WoolOn Fashion Awards has been announced, but no decision has yet been made about the venue or whether the awards will remain in Alexandra.
Audiences impatient for a famous Kiwi victory before the All Blacks take centre stage this weekend might do well to head south on Friday.
A Wanaka dairy farm company has been fined $42,000 for unlawfully clearing indigenous vegetation from Hawea Flats.
When the result of a ballot to determine ownership of the newly created Mt Dasher run was announced, it was a popular outcome.
Judges struggled to find faults with the best in the business as woolhandling heats opened the Waimate Spring Shears yesterday.
She has kidney disease, battled shingles plus a hospital visit but still managed to come out on top at an equestrian competition.
The Environment Court has backed Lindis River farmers and water users with a potentially precedent-setting minimum-flow decision.
An Australian farmer is taking legal action against Bayer AG's Monsanto after being diagnosed with a type of cancer he says was caused by its weedkiller.
Alliance Group shareholders can expect a "substantial" improvement in profit performance when the company announces its year ended September 30 financial results, chief executive David Surveyor says.
As I write, rivers are rising throughout the South so prospects for river fishing this weekend are not good.
Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker's duties took a turn for the unusual when he drove past a bleeding ewe in a paddock, pulled over, and helped deliver a lamb.
All quad bikes sold in Australia will have mandatory roll bars within two years under new safety rules aimed at saving farmers' lives.
Southern farmers have played a major role in boosting New Zealand's beef cattle herd which increased 2.6% in the year ending June 30.
Southland Farm Services is the first company in New Zealand to secure dealership of a non-chemical water filtration system. The system, Iron Out, is based on iron...
An "unbelievable'' failure to keep accurate records of staff earnings and hours has cost an Omarama hunting business more than $80,000.
Otago-Southland territory manager Bridget (Biddy) Huddleston, of Alexandra, is keen to see closer ties between the New Zealand Young Farmers clubs, and schools.
The recent bad weather has meant farmers in southern areas and the Southland hill country have ''taken a hit'' with hogget lambing, says consultant Deane Carson, of Agribusiness Consultants,...