Fonterra orders destruction of more than US$600,000 of milk powder in Sri Lanka following last year's DCD contamination saga.
Practical measures that help to streamline the way cows are milked have been outlined to Taranaki farmers.
Farmers are being urged to check their heifers as dry weather starts to affect feed availability in some regions.
A senior AgResearch scientist says sheep and beef farms may get some spinoff from the record dairy price announced by Fonterra.
Other regions set to follow Environment Southland's contentious policy change that requires resource consent for new dairy farms.
Chinese business now has a majority interest in about 12,000 hectares of New Zealand dairy farms.
Dairy giants Fonterra and Danone have fought their first court battle relating to the fallout from last year's botulism scare.
Ngai Tahu wants rivers to remain swimmable, but also wants to be at the forefront of sustainable dairying.
Prices dropped as supply rose in last night's dairy commodity auction.
A Fonterra driver escaped serious injury after his tanker rolled in Southland, spilling thousands of litres of milk along the roadside.
World commodity prices are up again, rising 0.9 per cent in February to touch a new high for New Zealand's key exports.
Robots are taking over the milking, adding efficiency in more dairy sheds,.
Freshwater scientist adamant that New Zealand's dairying expansion has to be stopped.
Rising milk flows are set to offset farmer concerns as parts of dairying New Zealand enter drought-like conditions.
Booming world dairy prices and a rebound in production volumes prove a major economic boost.
Farmer could be sent to jail for breaching an order preventing him from causing ongoing damage to rare woodland.
The Hurunui River is at risk of significant pollution if iwi converts a chunk of land to irrigated dairy farming, opponents warn.
How long will China's insatiable thirst for New Zealand dairy products last? At least a decade.
Dairy giant's forecasted farmgate milk price increase of 35 cents is set to boost NZ's economy by $500 million.
Fonterra insider trading probe by NZX following complaint from a Kiwi fund manager in Canada is closed despite ongoing concerns.
Robots could make dreams of going back to sleep on a cold, wet morning a reality for dairy farmers.
About 100 jobs are being created by Fonterra's new processing factory at Waitoa in the Waikato.
Some difficult and possibly costly decisions are coming up fast for managers of the Lincoln University Dairy Farm as they navigate around a self-imposed nitrogen target.
Lincoln University Dairy Farm milk production has come with extra expense as grass silage has been brought in to maintain cow diets.
West Coast dairy co-operative plans to increase China export base with possible subsidiary company and boost to its Shanghai office.
A three-year trial under way on four Taranaki farms is testing whether crops can be grown profitably on-farm to increase milk production.
The value of growing crops on the dairy platform is being demonstrated by a Hawera sharemilking couple taking part in a demonstration farm trial.
Multimillion-dollar expansion of Fonterra's cheese factory in Taranaki will help the dairy giant keep up with global demand.
GlobalDairyTrade's trade-weighted price index down 1.2 per cent from the last sale.
Food safety watchdogs are to begin testing milk from farms spread with oil and gas drilling waste.
Millions of dollars are expected to be saved through a pilot milk transporting scheme.
Fonterra’s response to food safety scare was "quite acceptable" and should not damage NZ's reputation in China, Chinese govt figure says.
She lies in an unmarked grave in a paddock at Kim Riley's Woodville lifestyle block.
Eltham's rotting buttermilk ditch will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to fix.
Higher milk production and more relaxed cows are some of the benefits of robotic milking.
A wet summer has helped Fonterra's milk production rise compared to the same period a year earlier.
Synlait Milk is building a state-of-the-art full-service quality testing laboratory to help meet the higher quality standards.
An endangered grasshopper found only in the Mackenzie Basin is under threat from dairy conversions destroying its natural habitat.
A fleet of Fonterra tankers takes a break from collecting milk to form a funeral procession.
Nicole Tyler was primed for a career in occupational therapy, but sitting in a lecture room was not for her.
Fonterra and US-based marketing co-op DairyAmerica wind up a 13-year old export agreement.
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A Southland farmer has been sentenced to community work for discharging dairy farm effluent to land.
An expected softening in milk prices has economists predicting a milk price of around $7/kg milk solids for the 2014-15 season.
Organic dairy farming couple find personal and professional success in their holistic approach to farming, which includes homeopathy for animal health issues.
He left school at 15 - and has gone on to make a success of a syndicated venture running dairy farms in Taranaki and the King Country.
Milk production on a King Country farm is surging ahead under the ownership of a Taranaki-based syndicate.
Dairy farms in Canterbury's Amuri Basin on track to comply with new environmental regulations well before a 2017 deadline.
Massey University's cows look happy in their huge new barn - but they're not there just for their own comfort.
Construction of South Canterbury's newest dairy factory is on target for completion in time to take milk in August 2014.