28 Jul 2017

Regional Wrap

From Regional Wrap, 9:10 pm on 28 July 2017
Very muddy conditions at Sheep Heaven Waikato - lambing underway

Very muddy conditions at Sheep Heaven Waikato - lambing underway Photo: RNZ/Susan Murray

The entire North Island remains totally water logged. The wet conditions are putting stress on all types of farming. Only five millimetres of rain turns soils to bogs. West Coast farmers are getting bobby pens ready as they head into the busy calving period.

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