"Surfing for Farmers is for everyone. We hope to see our regulars back again and look forward to new participants coming along and joining in on the buzz”, says Stephen Thomson.
Surfing for Farmers on Banks Peninsula is starting this Thursday, 5:00pm at Hickory Bay.
If you would like to attend this year - here is the 2022 Rego form.
Nadia Lim of Royalburn Station has today launched a cheeky new room fragrance to fundraise for the Rural Support Trust and help raise awareness of the issues facing rural New Zealand. And it’s a bit of a dag!
‘Eau de Dagg’ was created using essential oils made from the wool dags of Nadia’s very own sheep.
Rural Life story - 23 November 2022
Luke Kane shares what it is like dealing with losing a family member to suicide.
Surfing for Farmers (SFF) will be kicking off in Southland on Thursday 24 November at either Colac Bay, Riverton Rocks or Monkey Island!
If you’ve ever spent a night tossing and turning, you already know how you’ll feel the next day — tired, cranky, and out of sorts. But missing out on the recommended 7 to 9 hours of shut-eye nightly does more than make you feel groggy and grumpy.
With 4.5 hours between checking in and disembarking, keeping your dogs safe and comfortable requires planning and appropriate carrying facilities - especially on a hot sunny day.
Blair Shortall from FMG joins Andy Thompson from The Rural Roundup to discuss tractor fires and why farmers should 'Stop & Pop'! FMG tractor advice worth listening to!
Rural Riders is back!! Come along with your family and friends to your local free Rural Riders event this summer!
Bring your mountain or e-bike and enjoy an hour or two on the track with a nice cold refreshment...
BMSB infests several horticultural crops, causing damage to flowers, stems, leaves and fruit of host plants. Significant crops likely to be affected in New Zealand include apples, corn, wine grapes, kiwifruit, and...