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Tuesday, 17 March 2020 09:19

National Fieldays postponed due to Covid-19

New Zealand’s largest agriculture event has been postponed.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 March 2020 10:37

Central region aiming to be the Agrihub of NZ

Manawatu District Council Mayor, Helen Worboys says the district is very proud to host the Central Districts Field Days because the region sees itself as the agritech hub of NZ.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 March 2020 12:47

Central Districts field days all set to go!

Good crowds are expected for the well-established 27th Central Districts field days being held at the Manfeild racetrack, at Feilding, from March 19 to 21.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 March 2020 12:48

Taking the p*ss out of leaching

Having seen Spikey from Pastoral Robotics at the 2017 National Fieldays, we recently caught up with a unit that had completed two seasons on a dairy farm a short distance from Rotorua.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 20 January 2020 10:17

Funny tractor safety video inspired by Air NZ

Are you switching your phone to flight mode before driving your tractor?

Published in General News
Friday, 17 January 2020 10:07

Support for rural youth and adult literacy

The New Zealand National Fieldays Society has made a donation to the Rural Youth and Adult Literacy Trust.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 11 December 2019 09:23

The good, the bank and the ugly

OPINION: The news that most banks are pulling back or taking a more cautious approach to lending to the rural sector should come as no surprise.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 12:55

Fantasy meets reality — Editorial

With another National Fieldays done and dusted for the year it is an opportune time to reflect on the current state of New Zealand’s primary sector.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 10:55

Irish connection at Fieldays

Ireland's Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, led a contingent of Irish businesses to the Fieldays last week.

Published in General News

Of the food intake ruminants use for maintenance, milk production, rearing a calf and/or to produce meat, as much as 85% can end up as waste. Waste that can be used as fertiliser.

Published in Machinery & Products
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