Overflowing effluent pooling on this farm had "massive potential for adverse environmental effects."
He dug a 430 metre trench to divert a stream, then claimed nature did it.
I was in late for breakfast this morning due to a hiccup with a heifer at the milking shed.
"Virulent" accusations followed breakdown in relationship between the two directors at infant formula maker Carrickmore.
Waikato maize growers will know more about how badly the region has been hit by velvetleaf this spring.
A Taranaki dairy farming leader says Fonterra's new payout forecast is a ray of sunshine for farmers and for the region.
An extra $1 billion will be pumped into NZ's economy if Fonterra sticks to its higher forecast payout.
Ambitious plans for the sheep milk industry will be funded by a $31.4m investment.
Animal lover Sara Russell says some people are quick to blame dairy farming for everything.
A dairy farmer is growing more grass at the same time as he makes changes to comply with Canterbury's tougher land and water regulations.
Rising soil temperature means the grass is growing at the Westpac Taranaki Agricultural Research Station near Hawera.
A Taranaki pilot study of a hoof disease threatening New Zealand dairy production has laid the foundation for more extensive research.
A cow was found chained to a tractor. What was going on?
Shipping dairy cows to China is "economic treason", Winston Peters says.
OPINION: The dairy industry must think carefully about the consequences before moving against PKE.
Milk processor Synlait and A2 milk company sign supply deal.
Some of the Waikato’s luckiest cows can be found on Milldale Farm where milk quality and attention to animal health are second to none.
Irrigation will transform a North Otago couple's farm.
Uncertainty over global milk production has spooked buyers and prompted the latest price rises, a broker says.
Fonterra's 10c dividend payment helps farmers cash flow
Fonterra's chief science officer talks about special medicinal foods.
Dairy farmers get a financial shot in the arm just when they need it.
World dairy prices rose 12.7 per cent at Wednesday's GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction but farmers are cautious of reading too much into it.
A sharp rise in global dairy prices bodes well for New Zealand farmers.
Ryan O'Sullivan is optimistic about the increase in dairy prices but says "one swallow doesn't make a summer."
A Taranaki dairy leader says many farmers are unhappy with the direction of LIC, particularly in relation to the loss of key staff.
A group of Southland farmers are keeping their backyard healthy, not just for themselves but for the rest of the community.
A Southern Fonterra boss sees positive signs worldwide that the dairy downturn is starting to ease.