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Heavy wheat crop goal for Knapdale farmer

Knapdale farmer Blair McKenzie has his eyes set on gaining a heavy wheat crop. It is a long-term goal for the sheep and grain farmer. The...

OVER THE FENCE

Arbor Day used to be on or about August 5, which was a day set aside for formal public tree planting. However, since the...

Farmer corrals wins in beef competition

The quality of the animals impressed judges at the recent Otago Southland Beef Competition. Co-judge Mervyn Wilson said it would be difficult to find a...

AgriTrack gets a boost from Sprout

Sprout is scouting Southland to find New Zealand’s next agritech superstar to take part in the second serving of its accelerator programme. Sprout, an agritech...

Calf-feeding insights

Farmers rearing calves had the opportunity to learn about the safe and unsafe methods of calf feeding last week. Newtrition Solutions director Grant Richards, of...

Best and biggest on show at competition

A competition to see who has the best kale, swede and fodder beet crops will be held next month. The Clinton Lions Club is hosting...
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