Takapau's Arran Station is home to the annual national eventing championships, but it's no ordinary farm.
The 2017 Taranaki's Ballance Taranaki Farm Environment Awards will proceed.
A Marlborough man is helping push the little known sport of ploughing back into the limelight.
Mother Nature has again proved to be a hard mistress to Motueka's orchardists.
Bees mean berries and right now the Hawke's Bay orchard is full of black and yellow winged helpers.
Hail hit Tasman orchards during the last two spring seasons. This year bought a double dose.
A heavy hailstorm which pelted Motueka on Friday may be bad news for kiwifruit growers.
It's one thing to grow and pack kiwifruit, but then it has to be sold. That's where Zespri's European-based marketing team comes in.
A 'natural' growing system can never be controlled, instead it can only be managed.
Dump left over seed from contaminated lines of fodder beet seed imported last year - warning to farmers by MPI.
Mercer Mushrooms was forced to close, putting 70 people out of work, due to biosecurity issues with its compost. Who tipped off MPI? The company's biggest rival.
Fodder beet has been the darling crop of dairy farmers and now it's being carried over to raise heavier lambs.
Potatoes and dairy farming go hand in hand for a Manawatu farming family. Kate Taylor reports.
Italy is one of the world's largest kiwifruit growers and a cornerstone of Zespri's global success.
There will be everything from horticulture to high country merino at the 78th New Zealand Grassland Association (NZGA) annual conference in Timaru in early November.
Clover seed in soils is in short supply, says an expert.
Canterbury grower thinks he may have seen a pea weevil - a threat to the $160m industry - but the evidence has been buried.
Hemp could be the crop that not only regenerates rural economies but gives farmers another string to their bow.
Two South Canterbury brothers want "young blood" to take their apple business to the next level.
Grain growers are set to feel the pinch from large harvests overseas.
Commercial hemp could play a major role as a cash crop on NZ farms, says a grower.
Apple and pear trees will replace jersey cows across Ted and Clare Ford's Appleby farm.
Berd Olligs has combined biodiversity and water protection with productivity on his cropping farm near Rommerskirchen in western Germany.
French kiwifruit growers see Zespri New Zealand as the "gods" of the industry, a Cambridge grower discovered.
A multipurpose plant being studied in Germany may play a key role in sustainable farming in the future.
Some growers are spraying milling wheat crops to plant something else because of a shortage of market signals.
The Government plans to legalise hemp food, which could prompt a rush into NZ's fledgling industry.
It's set to be a bumper avocado crop this season after slim pickings earlier this year.
As Hemp Awareness Week approaches Rob Tipa goes in search of the father of this fledgling industry.
They're calling our avocados substandard in Australia as Woolworths switches to Kiwi imports.