Thursday, 23 May 2019 07:58

Dairy’s top woman backs recycling

Dairy Woman of the Year Trish Rankin has a message for all farmers: recycling systems work and it is worth doing your bit.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 10:32

Nats stunned by methane target

National's climate change spokesman Todd Muller says the proposed target for methane reduction puts the New Zealand agricultural sector at “real risk”.

Published in General News
Friday, 17 May 2019 10:23

Tyres turning green

It's not only the rural sector coming under pressure to clean up its environmental footprint.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 08:55

Fonterra to support farmers meet target

Fonterra says the Government's new methane target is very ambitious and will need hefty spending on R&D to give farmers the solutions they need to achieve.

Published in General News

The latest summer has once again highlighted the fragility of relying on river sources for irrigation in Marlborough.

Published in Industry

Farmer reaction is mixed to the Government’s Zero Carbon Amendment Bill introduced into Parliament last week.

Published in General News

Federated Farmers Waikato president Andrew McGiven believes animal numbers would have to be effectively halved to meet the 2050 target set by the Government's new Zero Carbon Amendment Bill.

Published in General News

Deer Industry New Zealand is disappointed by the government’s recently announced emissions reduction targets for agriculture.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 May 2019 09:56

Snake oil or real information?

Dr Jacqueline Rowarth explains what farmers can look out for when figuring out if a product is snake oil.

Published in Opinion

The Government is today introducing the long-awaited Climate Change Bill with agriculture included.

Published in General News

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