With the big dry still biting hard and a new milking season approaching, feed is becoming even more scarce.
A dedicated volunteer has been working hard to ensure all Whangarei's war dead are honoured on the new Laurie Hall Park memorial.
It was smiles all round from organisers, exhibitors and patrons of this year's Northland Field Days.
A group of youngsters will attend a Wananga to learn a routine to take to a regional dance competition.
Drought conditions mean that level two water restrictions are now in place in Opononi-Omapere, Rawene and Kaitaia.
Should we raise the retirement age?