Thursday, 18 July 2019 12:55

Innovation key to sustainable farming

Third generation North Canterbury farmer Roscoe Taggart believes that continuous innovation is vital for sustainable arable farming.

Published in Management
Thursday, 18 July 2019 08:55

Beware of research taken out of context

OPINION: A misreported study from Denmark could spoil New Zealand’s reputation, or create health worries which are unfounded.

Published in Opinion

Primary sector leaders have come together to make an unprecedented commitment to reducing and mitigating agricultural emissions.

Published in General News
Friday, 12 July 2019 10:55

Saving the planet one post at a time

Working as a farmer and fencing contractor for 15 years made Jerome Wenzlick very familiar with fence posts — now he's “saving the planet one post at a time”.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 07:55

NZ’s economic engine needs a rebuild

OPINION: The current NZ farming system is no longer profitable and does not meet modern standards. It’s time for an entirely new system. 

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 07:40

Pasture key tool in fighting emissions

It can only get harder to farm during the next 10 to 20 years. 

Published in Opinion

A Taranaki family have proved that profitable dairying and paying special attention to the environment aren’t incompatible.

Published in Management
Saturday, 29 June 2019 10:47

Electric UTV for the environmental farmer

While electric and hybrid vehicles gain traction on our roads, the concept is largely missing from the rural and off-road markets. But Hisun Motors New Zealand is ‘dipping its toes’.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 27 June 2019 09:03

Give up movies!

Film maker James Cameron’s advice to New Zealanders hasn’t gone down well.

Published in Milking It
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 12:55

Dairy farmers dig in for the environment

Dairy farmers Mark and Jennifer McDonald began beautifying their 138ha Methven dairy farm a decade ago.

Published in Management
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