He pays $8000 a year to insure his lambs. But he won't get a cent in compensation after 35 of them were stolen.
Cutting cows on horseback takes the utmost skill and will be on display soon in Canterbury.
Is DairyNZ's grass fed policy hindering rather than helping the nitrates issue?
Making the Queen's Honours list should be about more than just doing your job, says farmer Ike Williams.
Massey University Professor David Mellor, has been recognised for his work in animal welfare.
All Blacks psychologist Gilbert Enoka is urging farmers to relate to their urban cousins.
Farmers will be better prepared to deal with a major emergency with a new app, says Federated Farmers.
Parents need to keep alert in case children have accidents at this time of the year on farms.
It's worth getting professional help to recruit staff for your farm business.
Taranaki legal advisers had plenty of topics to debate during the year.
Check out these tax tips to make sure you comply with the rules during the festive season.
Thieves target farmers but stock thefts are trending down, a Federated Farmers survey shows.
Romney breeder Gordon Levet has advice for farmers on how to reduce the impact of facial eczema.
Increasing milk production does not necessarily generate more profit.
Quakes come and go but crops have to be harvested and winter planting done.
Working the land is no longer in its pioneering phase when people took risks and endured pain, dairy farmer says.
Get the selection of the right ram for your farm wrong and it can be costly.
In the middle of a serious drought and with poor prices around, things were already shaky enough.
Are cover crops the way to cut risk and costs for farm production? One of the world's most influential farmers shares his message.
A fantastic spring for South Canterbury farmers is setting them up well for the summer.
After a long wait the NZ shearing and woolhandling team has been announced.
New legislation simplifies the requirements for on-farm health and safety.
If you're feeling helpless after the earthquake earlier this week, here are some things you can do.
Achieving consistent residuals in paddocks in the last couple of grazing rounds has been difficult for Taranaki dairy farmers.
The achievements of the top 20 per cent of farmers show the huge potential for the rest to increase on-farm performance.
Always check tenancy references before allowing workers to rent farm properties.
A sheep disease passes on blindness and small eyes to lambs.
Ike Williams says farmers need to be wary of being suckered or bamboozled by ram buying.
Another dry spell could lay head for some South Canterbury farmers.
Future livestock will be healthier and emit less methane gas as a result of modern grasses.