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Public-driven policy

Public attitudes are very strong on environmental issues such as clean water and that is driving policy according to the…

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Oz farmers need support

Australian dairy farmers need support to stay farming as bush fire destruction comes on top of drought woes, says an industry spokesman.

Opinion

 

Changing the way we farm

OPINION: From weeding and spraying crops to taking care of cattle, digital technology is making its mark on agriculture.

Agribusiness

 

Joining commodity producers online

The time is right for new initiatives in providing greater business-to-business engagement through the use of a digital marketplace, says…

Management

 

DWN trustee to step down

A board position with the Dairy Women’s Network has opened up as Waikato dairy farmer Tracy Brown steps down from…

Learnings from the mid-West

After travelling around the USA's mid-West, Pioneer forage specialist Ian Williams has five pieces of advice for NZ dairy farmers. 

Farm Health

Hot cows affect reproduction

Heat stress has a big effect on reproduction, explains Greg Jarratt, vet and director of Matamata Veterinary Services.

Machinery & Products

 

Motoring

New entry level model for Hilux

Toyota New Zealand has broadened its Hilux range with a new entry level two-wheel drive, the WorkMate, aimed at buyers…

Hilux ups the ante on safety

Toyota has raised the safety benchmark at grassroots level by introducing its Toyota Safety Sense Package on its hugely popular…

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Moody cows

Mood swings are a well-known part of puberty, and it seems that’s it is not just humans. Canadian research suggests…

Revolving doors

Aussie farmers could be forgiven for recalling the name of their current Minister for Agriculture.

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New levy to hit farmers

The New Zealand Agricultural Aviation Association (NZAAA) is up in arms about a proposed new safety levy.