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‘Nothing like’ farming in area

Even from a young age Allan Taylor enjoyed being on the farm and would hide in cars to get a chance to visit his...

Benefits from regenerative farming

Increased tree planting, more wetlands and water testing are some of the ways Don Morrison is creating a regenerative farm. What those trees have given...

Gore young farmer gets second chance

Competing at the FMG Young Farmer of the Year is addictive for Logan Wallace. Mr Wallace has bagged a second chance at FMG Young Farmer...

More gold medals for ploughman

Ploughing in the national finals in Thornbury recently, Alistair Rutherford had high hopes defending his 2017 vintage ploughing title. The Waimumu man was one of...

Open mind key to organic farming

An experienced United States vet talked to farmers about organic farming and animal health at a workshop in Gore recently. Dr Paul Dettloff has worked...

Gore couple win regional dairy final

Gore couple Simon and Hilary Vallely have won the Southland-Otago share farmers of the year title in the New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards. The award...

Dedication to shearing industry earns award

Former Gore woman Jude McNab's involvement in the shearing industry has been rewarded. Mrs McNab was presented with the Federated Farmers contribution to the New...

Animal judging event fun, open to all ages

A Southern Districts Royal Agricultural Society selection and judging day is being held Saturday, 17 March, 2018. Gore A&P Show president and RAS district councillor and...

Can’t believe NZ title win

It still had not sunk in for Gore woman Sharon Tuhakaraina on Monday that she won the senior woolhandling section at the Golden Shears...

No wheat yield title bid after extra dry season

A local farmer who planned to try to win back his title for achieving the highest wheat yield has changed his plans because of...
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