Farmers Weekly NZ 14.06.2021

Flood clean up underway

Environment Canterbury has 14 contractors working on flood recovery in rivers across Canterbury, including Harmer Earthmoving working on the South Ashburton River that broke out in several places flooding hundreds of hectares of farmland.






Dairy Farmer June 2021

Whatever it takes

Sitting at home in Argentina, Maria Alvarez hit the refresh button on her computer several times before she reached the most important screen of all – payment. At that moment she knew had made it through the process, and would soon be winging her way across the ocean to New Zealand.





Dairy Farmer May 2021

Changing careers pays off for sharemilking duo

Oakura couple Matt Thomas and Sophie Parker are now 50:50 sharemilking on his grandparents Norton and Coral Moller’s 100ha farm. The farm nestles between Mount Taranaki’s Kaitake Ranges and the Oakura coast. Oakura’s Kaitake Golf Club and the township also border the farm.