The Nepal quake that April killed 9,000 people and wreaked havoc in a country that never had a lot of wealth to begin with.
They live and farm in the Galatea district – a big flat valley nestled between the Kaingaroa Forest and Urerewa National Park.
The ups-and-downs of farming present many challenges to the wellbeing of farmers and rural communities.
Eric Watson downplays his status as a world record holder for his latest wheat crop yield
The winter months are a great time to catch up on office work and compliance issues.
Book an on-farm consultation with Ruralco Seed to discuss your spring crop and pasture requirements by 31 July
Since 1 February this year, it is regulation that bobby calves are slaughtered within 24 hours of their last feed.
“Keeping an eye on things takes on a whole new meaning when you live rurally”