Taranaki couple have barely started cleaning up their farm damaged in the June floods because the sodden ground is still hindering repairs.
New Zealand will come very close to breaching its beef export quota to the US, and may even run out of quota this year, but farmers should not be concerned, says the Meat Industry Association.
NZ's bull beef exports jump nearly $250m this year with one processor suggesting there is market room for more bull beef farming.
A Waikato bull beef farmer has beaten 16,000 other red meat farmers across NZ to win the 2015 Plate to Pasture award.
Meat lovers can expect to pay a little more for their barbecued steak this summer thanks to jump in beef prices.
OPINION: It is an important time for those involved in the fight against bovine TB with the review of OSPRI's TBfree programme currently under way.
It's quite the journey … from high country shepherd to winner of a national business award.
Beef+Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons says the organisation's market access team have made big gains for farmers.
Running bulls on a coastal farm means twin challenges for a Te Akau South family partnership constantly working to improve productivity.
High dairy cow cull rate sparks concerns that NZ beef exports to US could run out of its 2015 quota.
Waikato farmer downsizing dairying business as he seeks election to Alliance meat company's board.
Even in a tough year, a Gisborne beef farmer's steers provide the most tender steak.
Going into business with family isn't always a good idea but it happens all the time in farming.
Growing up on a farm doesn’t automatically mean you will want to be a farmer. But Kate Taylor found a young manager north of Gisborne who knew it was the future he wanted.
Taranaki sheep and beef farmer wishes he could do more to help his flood-stricken colleagues.
News that an unnamed bank in Ashburton put a receiver on call over financially-strapped farmers is "nonsense".
Nine-year-old Nicolas Verry wants to be a stock agent when he grows up.
Sheep and beef farmers Martin and Mary Taylor haven't shorn or dagged a sheep in at least 10 years.
Offers pour in to re-home a lovable steer after owner takes bull by the horns.
Australia's Agriculture Minister signs off on key protocols that will clear the way for up to a million head of live cattle to be exported to China annually.
Dairy farmers are being urged to potentially treble their calf income with a simple change to their herd mating programme.
OPINION: Most of you reading this now will be getting ready for calving and lambing in the next month
A hereford bull topping the price list for the breed this season at $31,000 is at its new Ashley home.
Australia is sticking a fork in the New Zealand meat market and we're eating it up.
Farmers reminded that stock should be covered on long journeys after photo of cattle on ferry sparks controversy.
Rob Johnstone swears by his limousin cattle and has the results to back it up.
OPINION: Our meat exports are not well marketed.
Canterbury farm hasn't seen dry conditions like this since the 1980s.
Drought failed to deter bull buyers from investing in their breeding programmes during Canterbury's bull sale season.
The effects of the lengthy drought and continuing feed supply and grass growth issues continue to concern farmers.