15 Dec 2023

Rural News Wrap

From Country Life, 7:07 pm on 15 December 2023
Back to the paddock

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A round-up of the week's agricultural news with RNZ rural news reporter Sally Murphy.

The soggy ground has put East Coast arable farmers behind schedule. Only about half this season's maize crop has been planted. Also, the Big Feed Rural Telethon has raised more than 639-thousand mince and milk meals for food banks round the country.