Southdown lambs aren't usually born in sets of four, but a Manawatu ewe has given birth to her own flock
Warm, dry weather conditions in Marlborough may be slowing grass growth but it is helping lambing on farms around the region, say farmers.
Farmer sentenced on animal cruelty charges after dozens of sheep died on his South Otago farm.
OPINION: Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully seems to be treating public money as his own petty cash.
Hawke’s Bay farmer now views his life in two parts – before and after a horrific farm bike accident.
Dion Kilmister and Ali Scott describe their charollais sheep as meat machines and believe they are the breed of the future.
Peter McDonald appointed chairman of Meat Industry Excellence following the resignation of John McCarthy.
Government to come under Auditor General scrutiny over Saudi sheep deal.
Beef+Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons says the organisation's market access team have made big gains for farmers.
Snow is refusing to budge along foothills as farmers deal with freezing temperatures and a colder than average winter.
Public sector watchdog Lyn Provost is close to deciding whether to probe the Government's controversial Saudi sheep deal.
Simon Saunders admits there still a bit of work to do on his Stag Valley property.
The birdsong flows around Malcolm MacKenzie's Southland farm.
A letter from the Saudi sheikh at the centre of a controversial sheep deal to Prime Minister John Key is to remain secret.
Going into business with family isn't always a good idea but it happens all the time in farming.
A South Canterbury ram breeder tells Tony Benny he doesn’t much like farming but loves sheep genetics.
Barbara Gillham visits a coastal farm with ‘crazy wind’ where sheep fit the growth curve.
With the right light and at the right time, Mackenzie is magic, says landscape photographer George Empson.
Documents fail to prove whether NZ faced any threat of legal action over its dealings with a Saudi businessman.
A shortage of good working dogs pushed prices up at the Gore dog sale recently.
Canterbury farmers are soldiering on in the hope that a warm and wet spring might finally deliver them some relief from a long drought.
She grew up on a Wairarapa sheep farm, now she's rebooting fashionable shoes.
Taranaki sheep and beef farmer wishes he could do more to help his flood-stricken colleagues.
A Marlborough sheepdog recovered from a serious staking injury to give birth to a litter of healthy pups.
Shearer used to drive from Ashburton to Blenheim and see nothing but corriedales; now it’s cows or grapes.
Sheep and beef farmers Martin and Mary Taylor haven't shorn or dagged a sheep in at least 10 years.
Holmes Warren is regarded as the ''father of the modern romney''.
Mating is in the spotlight as Mt Linton Station attempts to up the profitability of hogget lamb progeny.
As the North Canterbury drought deepens, a father and son reveal that this is as bad as it gets.
The next generation of Te Kuiti shearing master is on the rise after Jack Fagan pipped his legendary father at Great Yorkshire Show.