Waikato's top environmental farmers are Charlie and Helen Lea.
It hasn't been a record kiwifruit harvest, but considering this summer's below par weather, it hasn't been a bad result.
It's given its name to a beer, a city and some European towns - and now a New Zealand forest.
Kiwifruit growers have given a strong signal they want the work of their lobby group to continue.
Forestry is worth a significant amount to the economy, but is under valued.
A group of South Canterbury farmers gets together to take part in a farm environment plan workshop.
Mundane apple packing can finally be replaced by robots.
Scientists at Lincoln University have found a fine mesh will protect potatoes from pests.
South Canterbury farmers are urged to attend a meeting in Fairlie to learn the outcomes of a water investigation.
Not much bigger than a golf ball, the Rockit apple sold in plastic cylinders has taken off.
New Zealand is in the big league of wine exporters to the US.
Lincoln university student Sarah Lockhart is the latest recipient of a Ravensdown scholarship.
There is a right way and a wrong way of planting trees, John Simmons says.
The red clover casebearer moth has been found in Mid-Canterbury, but its effect on clover seed production is unknown.
Farmers need to continue to look for velvetleaf in their fodder beet crops.
The Feilding developers of a cross slot drill have teamed up with Carrfields.
Top-dressing pilot says fighting Port Hills fires "not that different to everyday work".
A Marlborough onion grower's decision to use people, not machines, to harvest this year's crop is paying off.
A Motueka tobacco grower reckons he's being shut down by legislation changes.
The call is out for capital to get the Hunter Downs irrigation scheme off the ground.
An apple a day may keep the doctor away - but they may also hurt your pocket.
Aerial top dressing pilots in North Canterbury are battling strong nor'west winds.
Ellish Norrie and Megan Hands will be up against the men in the Tasman regional final of the Young Farmer of the Year.
A blueberry company has high hopes for a new supersized berry.
Some farmers struggle as parched North Canterbury heads for a 4th year of drought, while others reap the rewards.
Zespri is investing substantially into European gold kiwifruit production in order to boost global year-round sales.
A 25-year-old farm owner is among the favourites for the Aorangi Young Farmer of the Year competition.
Higher yielding genetically modified ryegrasses that are easier on the environment will be tested offshore next year.
A Dutch company is one of the partners in a proposed jumbo avocado orchard near Kaipara Harbour.
OPINION: The proposed Healthy Rivers Plan Change 1 seeks to manage four contaminants in Waikato's waterways; nitrogen, phosphorus, sediment and bacteria.