Myrtle rust continues to spread but mostly in Taranaki. Twenty-five sites now affected.
Venison prices are up and the industry is diversifying.
New lambs are racing around paddocks near Palmerston North and it is still officially autumn.
Number of farmers facing prosecution by WorkSafe NZ is falling.
Three Taranaki competitors stand out on first day of Tux North Island and New Zealand sheep dog trial championships.