Country-Wide November 2021

Trans-Tasman award finalists

The Zanda McDonald Award has announced their 2023 finalists, comprising six agricultural professionals from Australia and New Zealand.

Read More

Science: Pick your own rabbit hole

Geneticist Nicola Dennis thinks doing your own research makes sense and offers some tips on going about it the scientific way.

Read More

Why don’t farmers protest more?

Yet again as we went to print a farmer protest was about to take place. It’s a shame some people undermined the protest with their agendas and social media comments.

Read More

Following the tree line

The conversion of farmland to forestry to capture carbon credits has become an unsettling development in rural communities, with concerns around whether forestry planting is in fact adhering to the promised ‘right tree in the right place’ strategy. By Phil Edmonds.

Read More

The art of communication

In part two of a series, communication and starting early with discussion is important for successful family farm succession, Peter Flannery writes.

Read More