Sir Ian Taylor will be a keynote speaker at February's East Coast Farming Expo.

Sir Ian Taylor may be a pioneer in technology and animation, but it is from the past he draws his strength and innovation.

MPI and the New Zealand Trees for Bees Research Trust have released a handbook which offers guidance on how to plant strategically to feed bees.

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have released a handbook offering guidance on how to plant strategically to feed bees.

Organic farmers Dominque Schacherer and Logan Kerr.

Organic farmers Dominique Schacherer and Logan Kerr have started to create their dream of regenerating part(s) of the Irwell River thanks to a chance meeting with Ellesmere Sustainable Agriculture Inc (ESAI) chairman Tim Chamberlain.

Earthworms improve the general condition of farming soils.

Earthworms improve the general condition of farming soils, reduce surface runoff of contaminants from pasture and prevent soil erosion.

Landcare Research's Nathan Odgers is leading the project.

New tools being developed through one of the Hill Country Futures programme aims to help farmers better manage sustainability and production across diverse landscapes within their farms.

Tim Fulton's recently published Kiwi Farmers' Guide to Life.

With Christmas just around the corner and the annual panic to find a special present for a special person – or even just the old man – it might be worth a trip to the local bookshop.

DairyNZ lower North Island leader Mark Laurence.

Wet weather and a lack of sunshine in many western areas of the country are causing problems for farmers.

Richard Barton launched Farmote - his automated, in-paddock pasture monitoring technology - on subscription last month.

Weekly farm walks have become a thing of the past for some dairy farmers in Canterbury and their pasture growth data has never been better.

While there is clear proof that cattle, deer and pigs cause poor water quality when allowed to graze near waterways, little is known about what impact sheep have. Peter Burke reports on a research project being run by Massey University to find out more about how sheep behave around streams and…

Beef+Lamb NZ says current Government policies will see too much carbon forestry planted and urgent change is needed.

Farmers and growers can now model a greater range of crops in the farm management software tool OverseerFM.

The newly-appointed chair of sheep milk pioneer Maui Food Group says the company is embarking on a new stage of diversification and growth.

The couple behind one of New Zealand's most sustainable farms are challenging other farmers to think three or four generations into the future when making decisions.

"There's no hanging round with this group," says Red Meat Profit Partnership Action Group facilitator Rob Macnab. "They know what they want to do and out role is to help make that happen."

The deer industry says it is reinforcing its commitment to animal welfare with the appointment of a leading specialist in farm animal welfare.

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