Saturday, April 13, 2024

People


Another beacon for women in agriculture

Another beacon for women in agriculture

Bryan GibsonJul 13, 2023
This month Emma Poole became the first woman to be named Young Farmer of the Year.

Journey from Cornwall to Gore only the beginning for dairying couple

Cheyenne NicholsonOct 17, 2022
A young couple from Cornwall had no idea of the rollercoaster they were climbing aboard when they came to New Zealand to start their dairying careers just five years ago.

Running to help ease mental pain

Charlie WilliamsonSep 30, 2022
Canterbury students are putting in a marathon effort to raise awareness about suicide rates among young men.

Flock House orphans tell their stories

Charlie WilliamsonSep 22, 2022
The son of a Flock House orphan is on a mission to help others connect the dots just as he did leading up to its 100th commemoration.


Rebecca and Brent Miller standing in paddock

One big ‘farmily’ is the aim

Cheyenne NicholsonAug 29, 2022
A Canterbury farming couple have spent their dairy careers learning and sharing what they know – and creating a career in dairy on their terms.
Group of farmers working out

Taking off the blinkers

Farmers WeeklyMay 17, 2022
Paul Walker runs a 300-cow, 90-hectare dairy farm in Pongakawa, just south of Te Puke, in Bay of Plenty. He discusses the difference Farmstrong has made to his farming.
Farmers in paddock with cows

Upskilling on the job is key

Farmers WeeklyMay 17, 2022
Learning needs to happen at the right time so knowledge is fresh and able to be used practically…