Crozier's Free Range Ltd are bringing duck to the plates of everyday Kiwis with their new commercially grown, 100% free-range duck products.
Central Rural Life
Eight contestants will gather in Oamaru early next year for the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Aorangi regional final. The event will take place in conjunction with the North Otago A&P Show, at...
Farmer welfare is behind the push from a group of Mid Canterbury farmers dealing with Mycoplasma bovis phased eradication, who have set up an online farmer-to-farmer support group.
The rain stayed away and the sun hid behind the clouds, making it the ''perfect day'' for the Duvauchelle A&P Show on Saturday.
A joint infiltration trial being carried out by Environment Canterbury (ECan) and Waimakariri Irrigation Ltd (WIL) at Silverstream, near Kaiapoi, is proving successful, with more than 80 litres per...
Shed construction at the Kiwi Free Range poultry farm has finished and the farm is running at full capacity, supplying hundreds of thousands of free-range chickens to poultry giant Tegel New Zealand.
The organiser of a hay bale convoy bringing vital feed to fire-ravaged farms in Tasman says it was well worthwhile but the problem has not gone away.
There is an untapped market in New Zealand for high oleic sunflower oil and it is looking like a highly viable rotation crop, says Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) which is trialling the regal...
Community vehicle trusts are vitally important for keeping rural communities together, says Isabelle Bromham, Environment Canterbury's community transport adviser.
Mid Canterbury ploughman Matt Ridge in action during the contemporary event at the national championships in Chertsey.
Children from two North Otago schools helped to plant out a stretch of land near the mouth of the Kakanui River on Thursday. Twenty-five Maheno School pupils got started, then were joined by a...
An Auckland dietitian says there is insufficient evidence to prove that a plant-based diet has healthier outcomes than eating red meat.
Members of the Mid Canterbury Federation of Women's Institutes took to their sewing machines to begin their latest project - bed quilts for a cause.
A new above-ground irrigation pipe near Kurow, slammed by some as an eyesore, has consent to be there.
An Oamaru teenager with strong knowledge of the primary sector has been awarded the North Otago Federated Farmers-ANZ rural tertiary scholarship.