Export markets big fans of Kiwi fan
Tow and Blow have invented what they believe to be the world's first truly portable wind machine.
From a pub to a power station
The Harwood family's farming innovations in Takaka began in 1899 and were built around 1000 acres - and a pub.
The power of poo
How to make electricity from cows.
Crikey, Spikey could solve nitrate leaching
In the next in our series on smart farming and innovation, we feature an invention which has the potential to solve New Zealand dairying’s biggest problem.
How to save farmers up to $54,000 a year
New Zealand loses about $280 million from the economy through mastitis - but a clever pump developed by a small Palmerston North company could help save a large slice of that expense.
Investing in New Zealand agribusinesses
The need for substantial investment in the agribusiness sector to ensure its continued success was the overarching sentiment at the inaugural New Zealand Agri Investment (NZAI) Week which took place earlier this month.
Wanted: Mars drone for Kiwi farm
Manawatu dairy farmer Andrew Hoggard has a vision: He wants technology being tested to explore the surface of Mars to help manage his farm.
Farmers can irrigate — over the phone
It might take five years or so but Bridgit Hawkins thinks New Zealand farmers might find the answer on their mobile phones.
Collar for cows part of 'smart' farming
Campbell Clayton-Greene, former Olympic rower and dairy farmer, uses an Israeli-developed collar to measure heat levels in his cows.