Weekend weather: a sign of a break but yellow drought still continues
The drought advisory extends into next week once again. Harvesting has begun in many places while cattle, sheep and farmers will welcome the thoughts of heavy rain net week.
Cattle on the run lead to brawl between neighbours over fencing
A row over cattle fencing resulted in a man being convicted of assault and a second criticised for using inflammatory language in a case described by a judge as “a sorry mess between neighbours”.
KT farm improvement deadline extended
The deadline for submission of data for farm improvement plans has been extended to facilitate weather conditions.