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Befriending calves works well

Befriending calves works well

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Calves that are stroked by people early in their life gain weight more quickly than animals that are not stroked.

Beware the droopy eyelid!

Beware the droopy eyelid!

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new inherited disease that causes ptosis has been discovered in Finland.

X-rays help yields & pollution

X-rays help yields & pollution

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Unexpected discovery in a pea and bean crop leads to new tools to help farmers.

World Wetlands Day Celebrated

World Wetlands Day Celebrated

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

World Wetlands Day is celebrated internationally on the 2nd February every year. The Waituna Landcare Group and the Gorge Road

Farmer well-being is important

Farmer well-being is important

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

While farmers' well-being at work is not directly visible to the consumer, it forms an important part of responsible food

Employment rules need shake-up now

Employment rules need shake-up now

| July 17, 2013 | 3 Comments

It's not a job for the faint-hearted and you can see why contractors don't want to have just anyone in

Slow release, sensed irrigation a huge breakthrough

Slow release, sensed irrigation a huge breakthrough

| July 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The device has been complemented by a piece of software which takes into account the local context, such as plant

More carbon dioxide good for forests

More carbon dioxide good for forests

| July 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

... they can take up more gas while losing less water...

Conventional milk has more minerals

Conventional milk has more minerals

| July 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Milk from organic farms has a lower concentration of elements like zinc, iodine and selenium than milk produced by conventional

Pork and Bee industry in court today

Pork and Bee industry in court today

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Having two primary industry sectors fighting the Ministry in court today shows that our biosecurity safeguards aren’t working

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