Farmers are concerned for their stock in today's heavy rain.
Early lambs arriving in Manawatu have struck miserable weather.
Rob Tipa visits a Waipiata farm with the best composite ewe hogget flock in the country.
Kate and David Acland have made a great success of diversifying their farming business.
The agricultural industry needs to over-achieve in the innovation of story telling.
Award-winning Lincoln University scientist realised New Zealand dryland farmers needed help.
The market wants to know where its meat comes from, say Duncan Smith and Annabel Tapley-Smith, the owners of Patangata Station and the new owners of Waipawa Butchery.
New Zealand vets have singled out Andrew Roe for praise.
A decision to stop the wool levy has effectively ruined wool prices.
Young Farmer of the Year runner-up Hamish Best is on the Young Farmers committee.
Stock numbers were hit by snow to reduce yardings at the Feilding stock sale in Manawatu.
Canterbury's farmers unfazed by this week's storm - 13 centimetres of snow: "It's not a biggy."
Farmers are squelching in mud and fighting snow as they attempt to feed out to cold and hungry animals.
Shortage of pine trees after delayed planting and a poor growing season.
After he was hit by a car he was told he'd be unlikely to be able go back farming but he defied the odds. But now he and his wife are ewe hogget young achievers award winners.
Sheep farmers rely on overseas shearers to get all of the wool off sheep.
The farming industry is in good hands.
Snow down to 200m is heading for the South Island.
Southland farmers are concerned they might not be able to use a quarter of their farm with new rules.
Whether you're 16 or 76, dog trials have a way of getting under your skin.
Onlookers shivered in their thousands to watch the first day of the Young farmer of the Year competition.
Bruce took some beating with a top price of $7000 at a farm dog sale.
The national young farmers contest is expected to bring $1 million to Manawatu.
Farmers have gone from fascination, irritation to apprehension about synthetic meat.
Top romney breeder was lambasted when he promoted then-revolutionary sheep measuring methods in the 1960s.
Top operators in the sheep industry were recognised last night.
Glenham farmer Stephen Rabbidge isn't losing interest in sheep farming anytime soon.
Dorper sheep were bred for the dry, arid conditions of South Africa but a Clutha Valley couple have successfully adapted the breed to the cooler, wetter conditions of South Otago.
AgResearch David Scobie tells sheep farmers to adapt to the decline of wool.
Good feeding is the answer to farmers achieving 40 per cent weaning drafts for their lambs.