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Saturday 21 May 2022

Agriculture

Steady increase in beef cattle numbers, dairy flat 9th May 2022 /

Steady increase in beef cattle numbers, dairy flat

Beef cattle numbers increased in 2021, while the number of sheep dipped slightly, according to Stats NZ.


Arable crops destroyed by bad weather 16th February 2022 /

Arable crops destroyed by bad weather

Three weeks of heavy rain has caused widespread damage to arable crops – with some farmers calling it the “worst harvest season in living memory.”


Govt pledges $200k for West Coast growers, farmers 14th February 2022 /

Govt pledges $200k for West Coast growers, farmers

The Government is making $200,000 available to support farmers and growers after major flooding in the South Island.