Thursday, 12 May 2016 17:25

Build up to dairy awards

Thirty three of the nation's top dairy farmers will be heading to Wellington to vie for the three top titles.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 15:27

Air of optimism at Winners’ field day

Winners' field day goers witnessed the spectacular scene of more than 75 cars snaking through the back tracks of Omarama station.

Published in General News

Global fertiliser prices are slumping – good news for cash-strapped farmers.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 15:55

Hidden aphids wreak havoc in beets

Ever wondered why your fodder beet has gone yellow?

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 February 2016 06:55

Teeth grinding wears farmers down

A combination of unusual conditions has bothered sheep farmers Hamish and Alastair Craw on their Banks Peninsula farm, Longridge Agriculture Ltd, for 10 years, says Ravensdown.

Published in Farm Health
Sunday, 31 January 2016 11:55

Rocks and the difficulty of pasture growth

Neil and Dot Smith are a far cry from the days of when they had to walk their cows for two days to get to their winter grazing.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 15:38

A licence to farm for the next 25 years

A Rangitikei farming family is able to look to the future with certainty, having secured a 25-year controlled land use consent.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 03:55

Fert co-ops take it on the chin, back farmers

Fertiliser maker Ballance says it will continue to absorb the impact of a weaker New Zealand dollar and hold prices for most major nutrients through December.

Published in General News

Ravensdown returned savings of about $1.3 million to its farmers.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 November 2015 14:43

Ravensdown wins business gong

Ravensdown have won the Large Business Award at the 2015 Hawkes Bay Chamber of Commerce Awards.

Published in General News

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