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Wednesday, 27 May 2020 12:59

Southland on the brink

Southland is teetering on the edge of a bad situation, according to DairyNZ’s lead consulting officer in the South Island, Tony Finch.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 March 2020 08:55

Seed deal to help flood-ravaged farms

Barenbrug Agriseeds is inviting Southland farmers to get in quickly on a special rate for hybrid grass seed to help repair flood-damaged pastures.

Published in General News
Monday, 02 March 2020 13:56

Feed budgeting vital to recovery

Feed budgeting is the big issue for Southland farmers coming out of the early February floods, according to Ollie Knowles, DairyNZ regional leader for Southland and South Otago.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 09:55

School lends helping hand in Gore

A school in Gore has lent a hand in the Southland clean-up effort.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 09:23

Floods leave behind massive bill

The financial impact of the flooding which ripped through Southland in the first week of February is huge, says Southland Federated Farmers vice-president Bernadette Hunt.

Published in General News
Monday, 10 February 2020 13:42

State of emergency extended 

Southland’s state of emergency has been extended.

Published in General News
Monday, 10 February 2020 11:12

Flood-affected farmers urged to ask for help

Authorities are concerned that some flood-affected farmers in Southland are not asking for help.

Published in General News
Monday, 10 February 2020 10:11

Why is Jacinda not in Southland?

Questions are being raised about the government’s lack of concern for Southland flood victims.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 14:19

Floods affecting milk collection — Fonterra

Fonterra says many farms are inaccessible and milk collection impacted by flooding in Southland and Otago.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 10:06

O’Connor to visit flood-stricken Southland

Rural Communities Minister Damien O’Connor will be visiting flood-stricken Southland today.

Published in General News
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