The Hound understands that Mike Petersen’s time as NZ agriculture’s special trade envoy will soon end.
Given the tough financial situation, it is time for dairy farmers to rely more on pasture production and to plan how to get more milk from fewer cows.
On our farms, in our universities, research labs and factories, the dairy industry is in a transformation.
LIC's Jersey Premier Sires bulls have topped the national Jersey ranking of active sires (RAS) list, released this month.
Geraldines sharemilkers Joe and Suz Wyborn are the supreme winners of the 2016 Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards.
Tough economic times are causing farmers to analyse every aspect of their business, right down to the performance of individual animals.
Getting cows in calf well takes a year-round approach. The results achieved in the mating period are impacted by many factors earlier in the season or even in seasons gone by.