Three times daily in summer the Holstein cows on a dairy farm north of Doha, Qatar, placidly step onto a…
Rural contractors from around the country descended on the Bay of Islands in late June for this year's RCNZ annual conference.
A record turnout of 153 contractors, from all around the country, descended on the Bay of Islands for this year's RCNZ annual conference.
Rural contractors have been reminded to play their part in preventing the spread of velvetleaf as management of the pest weed enters a new phase.
Agricultural contractors around the country must play their part in helping to prevent the spread of the invasive weed velvetleaf.
This month marks the launch of new health and safety laws making all of us doing a job more responsible for creating safe working environments.
Comments made by Deputy Prime Minister Bill English in relation to the suitability and work ethic of some young New Zealanders is, unfortunately, correct.
It is easy to talk ourselves into doom and gloom nowadays, given a push by ill-informed media reporting and commentary on the agricultural sector.
Agricultural contractors around New Zealand support the Government's current immigration rules on allowing temporary workers into the country.
Rural Contractors NZ (RCNZ) is concerned about Fonterra's moves to extend the time it takes to pay contractors as part of an efficiency drive.