Dairy cow welfare programme WelFarm is set to launch nationally.
Beef bulls are in demand as cash-strapped dairy farmers look for alternative revenue.
Fonterra's $834 million profit comes at the expense of many farmers including herself, Lyn Webster says.
Fonterra's latest milk price forecast increase means half of its farmers won't have to go to the bank to get through the season.
Crowdfunding is being used to raise cash for a cow prebiotic product.
Fonterra's $834 million annual profit won't make life easier for farmers just yet.
With the end of calving in sight, a couple new to sharemilking are enjoying their first season.
When it comes to dairy prices, Fonterra and its farmers seem to march to a different drum.
A Marlborough dairy farmer bought a second farm at the same time as the world milk prices dropped.
Apple and pear trees will replace jersey cows across Ted and Clare Ford's Appleby farm.
Herd sale day a wrench for a Waikato holstein friesian stud breeder.
The latest 50c lift in forecast farmgate price means $78,980 for the average NZ dairy farmer.
The resignation of LIC's general manager of New Zealand markets has nothing to do with the co-operative's restructure, says the company.
Warm weather is making the grass grow at the Westpac Taranaki Agricultural Research Station near Hawera.
Prices rise overall but NZ's major export, whole milk powder, takes a slight hit at GlobalDairyTrade auction.
A scientist who is studying why some dairy cattle eat less feed than others while maintaining good growth and milk production.
Fonterra's annual result will be more than 60 per cent higher than last year's, Forsyth Barr predicts.
Smart planning and the backing of their rural banker helps one Canterbury farm flourish.
St Peter's School's Owl Farm has had a good start to spring production despite a challenging winter dominated by heavy rainfall.
OPINION: Federated Farmers has seen a large jump in calls from farmers wanting advice on how to deal with drugs in the workplace.
Healthy Rivers Plan For Change has tried to balance improving water quality without prohibiting farming activity.
New Zealand dairy companies urge the WTO to take action against Canadian subsidies.
Dairy farmers throughout the country have been served notice they must comply with employment obligations.
A Canterbury farmer's striving to be more than "sustainable", putting more into her land than she takes out.
New Zealand's rural communities need to learn to talk openly about suicide and depression.
Owning a dairy farm gives a Taranaki woman a unique perspective into her role as a food safety and regulatory professional in the dairy industry.
The wintry blast last week caused a drop in pasture growth and soil temperature at a Taranaki research farm.
New Zealand's largest dairy company is seeking partners to set up a one-stop cheese shop in a tiny Taranaki town.
Farmers will be able to check out a crop-growing trial on a South Taranaki demonstration farm next week.
An engineer who tests new labour-saving farm technology and lays down protocols for its use.