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Prize-winning sheep will now live out the rest of his days on his farm.
Fundraiser encourages Southern farmers to donate bales of wool to support hospital.
NZ sheep numbers at 26.21 million - a far cry from 57.85 million recorded in 1990.
B+LNZ survey shows sheep and beef farmers experienced worst fall in confidence.
All five - two rams and three ewes - were standing and drinking within an hour.
The Kiwifruit industry is spending millions of dollars on fire prevention measures.
While it depended on the breed of sheep, quintuplets were "pretty rare".
Strong Wool Action Group formed to carry out recommendations of July industry report.
Research to focus on consumers, industry and experts in red meat and wine export markets.
Primary Wool Co-operative and Wools of New Zealand in formal discussions.
The red meat industry is New Zealand's second largest goods exporter.
"We call these sorts of steaks 'unicorns' - this is the Wagyu beef dreams are made of".
Laura Douglas started Fairlight Foundation after Covid scuppered her agri-tourism venture.
Wanaka farmer and sheep breeder Andy Ramsden is always looking 10 years ahead.
HBRC insists its land-use report isn't a nail in the coffin for farming.
Event organiser quipped she was tired of being the youngest "by 40 years".
2020 isn't a write off for all - for the new sheep milk industry, it's a cracker.