Recent

National

SIDE heading to Ashburton

For the first time in its 23-year history, the two-day South Island Dairy Event (SIDE) is heading to Ashburton.

Open days on feeding calves

A series of open days will run in the North Island this month on controlling feed intake of calves and…

Rankin gets board role

The 2019 Dairy Woman of the Year, Trish Rankin, is joining AGMARDT as an associate board member.

World

Oz reforms in tatters

The Australian dairy industry has dropped an ambitious plan to form a single 'whole-of-industry' body.

UK warned to honour FTA commitments

Plans for the United Kingdom to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have come with a warning from New Zealand dairy companies.

Opinion

Editorial: Farmers need help

OPINION: It took Methven farmers Laurence and Philly Rooney a few days before they could access their flood-ravaged farm.

Agribusiness

Campaign for hunters

OSPRI has launched a nationwide TB education campaign for hunters, providing them with the advice they need to keep themselves…

Management

Reducing winter grazing risks

A Southland farmer believes careful planning is the key to mitigating potential risks of grazing livestock on fodder crops during…

An eye on the future

Fonterra recently announced a forecast milk price range for the coming season of $7.25 to $8.75 per kgMS, with a…

Tick off wintering list

Farmers preparing to graze livestock on fodder crops this winter are being encouraged to use a new checklist and other…

Farm Health

Demand rises for polled sires

In response to growing demand from dairy farmers, CRV says is has increased its offering of polled sires from 11…

Machinery & Products

Major deal for AgriQuip

New Plymouth-based AgriQuip has been appointed as the exclusive importer and distributor of the Major Equipment brand, with the aim…

Giant stands tall on goat farm

A Dutch Giant is playing such an important role at Schuler Brothers' Te Aroha West goat farming operation that the…

Motoring

A price saving proposition

A bit like Vegemite, the first impression raised when you encounter a Mahindra Pik Up is love or hate –…

Mako goes after Raptor

With Ford holding the reins of the ute market since about 2014, it was always going to be a case…

» The RNG Weather Report

» Latest Print Issues Online

Milking It

Nestle's admission

OPINION: It is the biggest dairy company in the world but Nestle is under pressure after admitting that more than…

Milk is healthy

OPINION: Promoters of 'healthy' plant-based 'milk' take note! Regular consumption of cow milk is not associated with increased levels of…

» Connect with Dairy News

» eNewsletter

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter

Popular Reads

Major sting for beekeepers

A mystery disease is reportedly currently ravaging parts of the North Island bee population with reports of up to 80%…