"I think we're panicking... we're a bit smarter than our cousins in Australia."
WorkSafe now wants other companies to use the model to empower their workers.
We have to 'create a new civilisation' within decades, says author Rod Oram.
The recent Mycoplasma bovis outbreak was a hot topic at this year's event.
The weekend's storm left roads, farms and rivers clogged with logging off-cuts.
The Agriculture Minister admits the cattle disease outbreak is a disaster - and eradication won't happen quickly.
He has been named a Companion of the NZ Order of Merit.
NZ First candidate Shane Jones wants to send a message to the Chinese government.
"The problem is one woman graduate is equivalent to two-fifths of a full-time equivalent vet..." Chancellor Chris Kelly said.
At least 21 sheep have randomly turned up at a Rangiora farm, are they yours?
A Victorian farmer is in a critical condition after being stuck in machinery for more than a day.
Large swathes of New Zealand's horticultural industry have been saved from a plague of great white butterflies.
Farmer Chris Payne is worried about the welfare of 55 of his calves after they were stolen on Wednesday morning.
Animal cruelty lobbyists have released footage showing bobby cows being thrown into trucks and dragged by the legs along the ground.
A Northland farmer has hit the big-time after posting his latest song on Facebook.
A lamb caught bounding majestically into the air on a Wairarapa farm has found itself the subject of an online Photoshop battle.
Silver Fern Farms have announced plans to close two meat processing plants across the country meaning a possible job loss for more than 100 people.
New Zealanders do not have any sympathy for a vegan blogger who cried at the sight of sheep being transported across the Cook Straight on a ferry.
Milk and meat, wasps and wine: take a look at some of the exports helping our rockstar economy's revival.