Confidence down among sheep, beef farmers

Concerns over the Government policy and covid-19 has seen confidence fall among New Zealand farmers, according to the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey.

ACT unveils its agricultural policy

Low morale and the extent of mental health issues among farmers has surprised aspiring ACT New Zealand candidate and the party’s agriculture spokesperson Mark Cameron.

2020 Effluent Expo cancelled

The 2020 Effluent Expo has been cancelled despite most of New Zealand returning to covid alert level one.

Farmers back biodiversity benefits

The majority of New Zealand sheep and beef farmers recognise the benefits of protecting native biodiversity on their land but more needs to be done to help them preserve it, according to a new survey.