Thursday, 05 July 2018 08:55

Time for fresh thinking on Fieldays

OPINION: The Winter Solstice has passed, the nights are drawing out and National Fieldays has been and gone – hooray to all three.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 08:55

Nats call for practical policies

National Party leader Simon Bridges says the biggest challenges farmers face are the environment and their right to farm.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 July 2018 10:55

Farmers not alone on climate change

Farmers more than any other New Zealanders will be negatively impacted by the effects of climate change, says Climate Change Minister James Shaw.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 July 2018 10:40

Smoothie approach to sheep milk

Beyond Massey University’s cheeseboard at Fieldays was the objective of promoting sheep milking.

Published in General News
Sunday, 01 July 2018 09:55

Green, green grass of Eire

Utilisation of available grass, a key to New Zealand’s dairying success, is known to result in lower costs of production.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 29 June 2018 10:55

Stirrer, power unit for poo handling

Effluent handling specialist Hi Tech Enviro Solutions showed several new products at Fieldays, among them a shore-based stirrer and a portable skid unit for powering high output effluent pumps.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 11:55

Farmers seek info at Fieldays

Dairy farmers at Fieldays went searching for information on Mycoplasma bovis.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 June 2018 14:55

NCD researcher wins grant

Early detection of neonatal calf diarrhoea (NCD) is top of mind for the winner of the National Fieldays Sir Don Llewellyn Scholarship.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 08:55

UK’s support will ice NZ’s trade cake

Britain's top diplomat in New Zealand strongly supports an NZ/EU free trade agreement.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 June 2018 12:05

Nice idea — Editorial

Minister for Rural Communities and Agriculture Damien O’Connor last week at Fieldays launched his new Rural Proofing Policy – with great fanfare.

Published in Opinion

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