Maniototo farmers are capturing audiences far and wide after swapping their essential service roles for toilet rolls.
Southern Rural Life
A solution has been found for Southland farmers who may require a new wintering consent, or variation, this year.
Farmers nationwide are urged to ensure they secure winter feed to avoid facing feed shortages and the southern region is no different, says DairyNZ’s Southland/South Otago regional leader Ollie...
Running a high country farm next to a national park has been easier during the Covid-19 lockdown because there are no climbers, trampers, walkers and tourists on the road or property.
Adjusting to the isolation of Covid-19 restrictions has been difficult for many urban dwellers but for families on high country stations isolation goes with the territory.
Omakau farmers Ben and Anna Gillespie have been named regional supreme winners in the Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards.
As sharemilkers around the country are gearing up to move stock on June 1, the main focus this year is on taking care not to spread Covid-19.
After seeing Gavin Roy on his hands and knees under one of Gore’s oak trees with a bucket, one might assume he was taking environmental tidiness just a shade too far.
The Canterbury A&P Association has launched a Show Saviour campaign to help the New Zealand Agricultural Show survive.
Tim Gibson has been appointed as an independent director to the board of Silver Fern Farms Co-operative.
It has been a case of shut the door and shut the gate for Maniototo farmers Stu and Lorraine Duncan who have been doubly affected by the Covid-19 lockdown.
About two-thirds of Otago vendors who usually sell their bulls in annual on-farm events are now committed to using PGG Wrightsons' virtual sale yard platform Bidr. co. nz, regional livestock manager...
Southern Rural Life has been named as a finalist in the best trade/specialist publication, free magazine and/or website category of this year's Voyager Media Awards.
Fourteen years ago, after spending decades of their farming lives at the mercy of the lamb schedule, Southland’s Alistair and Glenda Whyte took a punt and decided to diversify.