Scientists at Scion Research have been successful in winning a sustainable farming fund to evaluate the giant willow aphid.
ECan backtracks on claim all farmers now complying with water usage rules, admitting "a couple" might go to court.
Agribusiness director Pita Alexander warns farmers about becoming too inwardly focused.
Provisional tax payments can weigh upon farmers but help is at hand.
The winter has been warm, but it's not over yet - the coldest weather normally hits in the next few weeks.
The Cheviot Spring Festival promises a day off the farm for farmers under pressure from the drought, and a chance to celebrate spring with their friends.
Water is likely to become more valuable than the land, farmers told.
Hunter Hills sheep and beef farmer Ian Jackson is a firm believer in the value of trees on otherwise marginal land.
Gavin "Snow" Loxton is on a campaign to eradicate the invasive weed playing havoc with his lucerne crops.
OPINION: This might sound like farming heresy, but ryegrass is often not the most suitable species to grow.
Identifying KPIs will help farmers focus on the information that's most important.
OPINION: Record keeping is key to running an efficient business.
Regular visitors to the Facebook site, Farming Mums NZ, will be familiar with an online blogger whose zest for life seems never-ending.
Farmers can reduce risk by storing moisture in their soil.
Farming is getting more complex. Don't fight this. Run with it and keep your balance sheet constantly at your shoulder, not behind the rubbish in your office.
Farmers having difficulty recruiting employees in New Zealand have options.
Carbon credits for forestry are too complicated for most farmers to take advantage of.
How easy is it to employ migrant workers in our agricultural sector?
Researchers are trying to identify bulls that can pass on genetics to dairy cows using less feed to produce milk.
Mackenzie Country run holder Simon Williamson keeps busy both on and off the farm.
Not far from farmers' minds are the regular Global Dairy Trade auctions.
Although manuka honey has brought many benefits to Taranaki, its rapid growth has caused the odd hiccup too.
The term "planning" has been a major point of discussion at a number of farm discussion groups we have attended in the past few weeks.
Is China really angry enough at New Zealand to throttle our dairy, wool and fruit exports? Here are the facts.
Jaimee Clifton argues that herd-owning sharemilking may be a better path to farm ownership than an equity partnership.
A delegation from Massey visited China's Shihezi University to open a new animal health and breeding centre.