Drought risk expected to worsen during 21st century but too early to say if trend already showing up.
Drought conditions approach for upper North Island, with another dry week ahead.
Call for Kiwi farmers, and others, to give Australian farmers affected by bushfires a break.
New red kiwifruit with a ‘berry twist’ will be available in a five-week limited release.
Top of the South Island suffering from severe drought.
The Government has lifted the number of overseas workers, mainly from Pacific nations, allowed into the country for seasonal work in the horticulture and viticulture industries.
For many urban dwellers the words Mycoplasma bovis are floating around somewhere on the edge of their awareness.
A mass die-off of hundreds of thousands of honey bees around Murchison, at the top of the South Island, is a reminder of the threats facing this most valuable of insects.
Scorching weather helped a Cromwell orchard harvest apricots in November for the first time in its 103-year history. And the orchardist says that’s great news for his business and customers.
An Auckland-based company is about to launch a product that is made from peas but is said to taste like chicken.