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The Government says more ways to pay for biosecurity need to be looked at, but no details have been given.
Battle lines between Synlait and Fonterra are being drawn as submissions into a review of the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act are heard.
Fonterra's comments have come in submissions to the biggest structural change in the dairy industry for almost two decades.
Experts at the Ministry for Primary Industries are more confident they can eradicate Mycoplasma bovis now than they were in the middle of last year.
The government is not enforcing its own laws on the welfare of pigs, according to two animal lobby groups.
Where does a riverbed end and farmland begin? With braided rivers often changing course, it's a question the Court of Appeal will have the chance to answer.
The Environmental Protection Authority is considering an application to introduce a root-feeding beetle to control a noxious weed from South America.
Federated Farmers has accused Fish & Game of using leading questions in a survey on clean waterways. Video
The biosecurity rules intended to keep the stink bug pest out of New Zealand are ineffective and inconsistent, an international car shipping company says.
Fears the World Trade Organisation could collapse - and leave smaller countries like New Zealand unprotected on trade - has agricultural organisations urging the government to use the world economic…
Exotic wasps are being considered as a solution to an exotic beetle that stunts eucalyptus tree growth - but an opponent says there are enough introduced species in New Zealand already.
The wine industry is a stubborn business, beset with challenges, but growing fast in spite of them, according to a new report.
There is no proof that E coli found in three Canterbury rivers came from cows, according to Federated Farmers. Audio
A new scheme has been devised to increase financial security for dairy farmers who sell to Fonterra.
The source of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis will probably never be found, a Parliamentary Select Committee has been told.
Dairy companies around the world have joined forces in an attempt to protect the World Trade Organisation.
The Act Party fears the government is bringing in agricultural subsidies via the back door, 30 years after they were phased out by the fourth Labour government.
Growing food crops in a series of layers in a high-rise building is no solution for New Zealand, a new study has found.
One of the most dramatic controversies ever to shake the New Zealand fishing industry has finally come to an end.
A six month long row over 48,000 impounded seedlings looks set to drag into 2020 before it is fixed.
Current dairy prices for farmers are unlikely to last, according to analysts.
Zespri has gone to court alleging a loss from kiwifruit orchards planted in China.
Tahr in the Southern Alps have already begun breeding in the Spring season, taking advantage of troubles that halted a planned cull, the government says.
The US dairy industry has restated its view that the a2 Milk Company (a2MC) is making false claims in its advertising in the United States.
Massey University has extended its research into the leaching of nutrients by studying the actual water that drifts through soil.