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Fertiliser company in liquidation

Otago-based fertiliser company Healthy Soils has been placed in liquidation, estimated to owe more than $390,000.

Warning of need to remain vigilant

Warning of need to remain vigilant

While a lift in dairy prices suggests there might be ''light at the end of the tunnel'', the industry needs to remain vigilant, Federated Farmers has cautioned.

Shareholders take joint approach to merger

Shareholders take joint approach to merger

Shareholder groups from Alliance Group and Silver Fern Farms, pushing for analysis of the potential benefits and risks of a merger, have banded together.

'Significant effort' to improve transparency

'Significant effort' to improve transparency

Fonterra has made a ''significant effort'' to improve the transparency of its base milk price calculations, the Commerce Commission says.

Farm visit for US ski team

Farm visit for US ski team

Forget snow - it has been all about socks for members of the United States women's ski team.

Reversal in dairy price trend forecast

Dairy prices are tipped to finally rise at this week's GlobalDairyTrade auction as the market responds to lower volumes.

New Thank you Payroll CEO

New Thank you Payroll CEO

It is a time of transition for Thankyou Payroll.

Premium US beef supplier likes SFF

Premium US beef supplier likes SFF

Lenny Lebovich has travelled the world to see where the best grass fed beef was to be found.

Little bit of everything at Gore A&P's fundraising ball

Whether you're in the market for a Hereford or hay, fodder beet or firewood, the Gore A&P Association's Spring Ball is the place to be.

Extra drought support

Support for the drought affected eastern South Island has been extended with additional funding for Rural Support Trusts and an extension of the medium scale event declaration.