In 2015/16 three incursions, velvetleaf, pea weevil and black grass, have impacted on cropping farmers, requiring significant input from the industry.
The flexibility of accessing animal data any place, any time has become a reality for farmers using Gallagher weighing equipment.
United Wheat Growers, with the support of Ruralco Seed, are once again holding their annual wheat growing competition in 2017.
“I’ve never wanted to do anything else – farming is where my passion is.”
This free workshop will help you understand your farms unique resources – and build a plan to remain productive while mitigating environmental and water quality issues. Get specialist assistance to understand the land and environmental challenges and opportunities on your farm and make a plan to manage them better. Using Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Farm Environment Planning Toolkit, you’ll assess the impact your farm has on your environment and implement strategies to mitigate any risk. Implementation of the completed plan will help you meet the requirements of Environment Canterbury.
The roll-out to reposition the business to showcase Ruralco has begun
Methven dairy farmer, Alister Body had been appointed the new Chairman of the Ashburton Trading Society.
The annual christmas event in Ashburton was again a huge success