Southland milk production is up 2.5 per cent on last summer.
Hackathon brings farmers and geeks together to find solutions for technology on farms.
The call is out for capital to get the Hunter Downs irrigation scheme off the ground.
Low stressed cows mean more milk in the vat, says DairyNZ.
Identify environmental hot spots such as stock yards, offal holes and silage stacks, says Alan Campbell.
Farmers turned out in droves to discuss new bobby calf rules.
Reducing the feed bill without losing milk in the vat sounds pretty attractive to Matthew Herbert and Brad Markham.
The Auckland/Hauraki, Waikato and Bay of Plenty finalists for the national dairy industry awards have been named
A new animal tracking system could be a valuable weapon in war on stock theft.
Poor weather continues to hamper milk collection for Fonterra.
NZ company boasts of strong demand for its infant milk formula in China, unlike some Aussie rivals.
OPINION: Those accusing farming of degrading rivers should look at their own backyard first.
Volatility is still the dreaded 'V' word for dairy farmers.
The finalists have been revealed for the Manawatu final of the New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards.
The 77-metre world record for egg throwing could be scrambled at the Rural Games.
Rural advisers wanted, but must have stickability.
Wind bashed farmers are getting tired of too much wind and rain in Manawatu and too little sun.
Market and tax-driven incentives for dairying in 2042 rather than rules could be the reality.
Prominent jersey breeder and co-owner of cows that belong to Queen Elizabeth has died.
Doug and Kathy Wallace are the first Waikato farmers to successfully receive a land use change consent under the Healthy Rivers plan change.
Ellish Norrie and Megan Hands will be up against the men in the Tasman regional final of the Young Farmer of the Year.
A special hunting season is declared to stop mobs of the birds wreaking havoc on farms.
Demand for herd testing and artificial breeding helped LIC gain a 21 per cent increase in profit in its half year result.
Finalists from Hawke's Bay/Wairarapa, Manawatu, Northland and Taranaki for the Dairy Industry Awards have been named.
OPINION: There is no justification to claim modern agriculture is broken, Andrew Hoggard says.
Soil moisture levels have dried up incredibly fast in Northland, Lyn Webster says.
Top-performing Canterbury dairy farmer Tony Coltman is happy to share the secrets of his success.
Tucked away in a small Taranaki town, you might call this the world centre of fast food cheese.
A 25-year-old farm owner is among the favourites for the Aorangi Young Farmer of the Year competition.
Anne Boswell spoke to a dairy farming family in transition as the baton changes hands.