Wednesday, 10 April 2019 08:43

Compliance costs irk Naki farmers

Regulators are being urged to work with and not against farmers.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 March 2019 08:40

Drought bites top of the South

Farmers across the top of the South Island are pinning their hopes on forecast rain to ease a drought some say is shaping up to be the worst since 2001.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 March 2019 09:35

Drying out

Reports from many regions say the green grass seen on farms in January has now turned brown.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 11:40

Hoping rain will head-off drought

Farmers across the top of the South Island are pinning their hopes on forecast rain to ease a drought some say is shaping up as the worst since 2001.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 12:14

Changing climate needs better water storage

Water storage is more important than ever as climate change causes more severe drought forecasts.

Published in General News
Saturday, 15 September 2018 08:55

Are you ready to withstand a big dry?

European scientists are forecasting that the next four years could be unusually warm.

Published in Management
Thursday, 30 August 2018 10:55

Oz farmers starting to pull the plug

Farmers in New South Wales are digging in to survive as the drought worsens. 

Published in World News
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 09:55

Southern drought official

All Southland plus Otago’s Queenstown Lakes, Central Otago and Clutha districts are now declared officially in drought.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 January 2018 09:48

Tax relief for drought-hit farmers

The Government is offering tax relief measures for farmers in drought-affected areas.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 10:05

Drought declaration extended to South Island

Droughts in two South Island districts have now been declared medium-scale adverse events.
Published in General News
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