Roxy and Big Daddy are set to make it big. They are colourful characters, and tasty.
Scales Corporation beats prospectus forecasts, reporting an annual net profit of $18.4m as it continues to eye growth.
Waikato fruitgrowers are confident the pest will remain contained in Auckland and eradicated.
Timaru farmer Warren Darling has a world record harvest, with help from an early winter.
The Mid Canterbury-centred seed industry came off its high with $210 million of exports last year and this harvest is shaping up for a similar result.
Crop growers struggling to get easy access to the lucrative hemp-seed market by a continuing unwillingness to change the law.
Couple are waiting to see if their world record attempt for the highest barley yield will be confirmed.
Without research into new plant varieties, the New Zealand kiwifruit industry would be in a parlous state.
A golden future looks to be in store for kiwifruit growers.
Some Marlborough wineries may have to rethink harvest plans if smoke from the Onamalutu fire has tainted vines.
This month's rain has split grapes for some Manawatu growers while rejuvenating vines for others.
Blackcurrant growers across Mid Canterbury are busy harvesting this season's crop, after a late start to the season.
Plans to convert an old house and pack shed near Renwick into accommodation for seasonal workers have been given the go-ahead.
A storm that was over in just 10 minutes has claimed a large chunk of a Central Otago apple crop.
Farmer raises the bar for canola production with unofficial new world record yield on the Waitaki Plains.
Weekend rain has only "dampened down the dust" in the Wairarapa, and potato and onion growers are worried.
The amount of damages sought is unspecified because it's not known how many growers and post-harvest operators will join.
Matipo Orchards has been fined for potentially undermining New Zealand's apple industry.
Some grapegrowers could struggle to ripen their fruit if the Southern Valleys Irrigation Scheme is shut off on Thursday.
Meyrick Hawkins is chuffed by the yields coming off the first feed wheat and grass seed crops of the harvest, even if the clover seed crop was a bit off the mark.
A French film crew has touched down in Marlborough, putting the region's wine industry in the spotlight.
Increasing regulation fees by $2.9m will hit Marlborough's wine industry hard, says chairman.
An orchard planted to lead a stonefruit resurgence in Marlborough will harvest its first crop this weekend.
Birds feasting on valuable crops appear to be on the rise during a dry summer in Canterbury.
Small trial crops of dryland and irrigated barley grown for research have had pleasing results in Mid Canterbury.
No appreciable rain has fallen since April, but Marlborough farmers know how to cope.
The seasons make little difference to a vast North Taranaki hydroponic herb growing operation.
Marlborough grapegrowers expect the 2015 vintage to be "significantly" smaller than last year.
An extra 270 hectares of Marlborough grapegrowing land was snapped up by overseas investors last year.
A housing sub-division to build 230 homes at Colonial Vineyard can go ahead after an appeal was dismissed by the High Court.