Waikato-Hauraki-Coromandel News & Events

Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Surfing for Farmers

Surfing for Farmers  Goldpine visited Midway Beach in Gisborne for a chance to check out the well-being initiative, Surfing for Farmers. Founded by Gisborne-local Stephen Thomson in 2018,...
Posted: May 18, 2022

Searching for Surplus Feed

If you feel you have more than enough feed on hand to manage your own feed needs through till spring, it would be great if you would consider making it available for sale to farmers in areas that are experiencing drought conditions

Searching for Surplus Feed  If you feel you have more than enough feed on hand to manage your own feed needs through till spring, it would be great if you would consider making it...
Posted: May 16, 2022

Dry Autumn in Waikato and South Auckland leads to drought classification

Drought conditions affecting the primary sector in the Waikato and South Auckland were today classified as a medium-scale adverse event, enabling a package of support for farmers and growers.

Drought conditions affecting the primary sector in the Waikato and South Auckland were today classified as a medium-scale adverse event, enabling a package of support for farmers and growers. 
Posted: Apr 8, 2022

National Feed Coordination Service

Do you need help sourcing supplementary feed or grazing to help you get through the coming months?

Feed Coordiantion Service - April 2022

Posted: Feb 23, 2022

Vaccination and planning will get you through COVID

Rural communities have been told that vaccination and planning are the best defences against COVID-19 causing disruptions on farm.

Posted: Feb 22, 2022

Flood recovery in Taranaki, Wairarapa and Waitomo Districts

An adverse event has been declared across the North Island in the aftermath of ex-tropical Cyclone Dovi.

Rural Communities Minister Damien O’Connor has classified severe weather that left a trail of damage across the North Island as a medium-scale adverse event. Photo Credit: Rural News

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