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Everyone must engage in the challenge to improve freshwater

The pressure is now on all Kiwis to step up in the nationwide challenge to continue to improve the quality of our freshwater, Federated Farmers says.

Feds' applaud Earthquake Tax Changes

Quake affected farmers and other rural businesses will have one less thing to worry about following the Government’s announcement today on depreciation roll-over relief, said Federated Farmers President Dr William Rolleston.

Dairy Industry An Integral Part of NZ Economy-Says Report

In spite of two years of economic instability and uncertainty fueled by fluctuating prices, the New Zealand dairy industry remains a significant player to the country’s economy. That is the finding of the latest New Zealand Institute of Economic Res


Domestic Feeds, Information, and Traceability

All farmers are required to complete a domestic feed declaration form if they are selling locally grown crops into the dairy industry

Rural Boundary Fencing

Factsheet on rural boundary fencing

Red Clover Moth

The red clover Case Bearer moth has recently been found in Auckland and Canterbury - for more information see this factsheet