Southland News & Events

Posted: Nov 4, 2021

Surfing for Farmers - Southland

Started by farmers, for farmers

Surfing for Farmers is about bringing farmers together, off-farm and into the surf to enchace wellbeing. There are 22 locations around New Zealand this Summer.

Posted: Nov 4, 2021

Preparing for COVID-19 On-Farm

Checklist for Farmers

It’s only a matter of time before a positive case of COVID-19 turns up on-farm. Is your business prepared if one does?

Photo credit: NZ Farm Life Media

Posted: Nov 8, 2021

COVID-19 On farm Self Isolation or Quarantine - What you need to know

Check out this recorded free webinar on what you need to know.

This webinar is your opportunity to hear what will be considered when a Medical Officer of Health makes a decision on whether or not you can isolate and continue to work on farm. Dr Michael...
Posted: Nov 4, 2021

Velvetleaf Weed Management

Why velvetleaf is such a big problem for farms in Southland

Velvetleaf is a pest weed that's been found on farms across New Zealand and in Southland. We want your help to stop its spread. Find out what you can do, and get up-to-date information on...
Posted: Sep 29, 2021

Farmstrong - Videos, Resources, Blog and Events

Farmstrong is a nationwide wellbeing programme for the rural community. Our aim is to help you live well to farm well.

Getting started - Your wellbeing can increase or decrease depending on what you do and how you think. Increasing wellbeing builds resilience to face the many pressures involved in farming....

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