A move by Fonterra to improve water quality in lakes, rivers
and streams has been welcomed by the Otago Regional Council
and Environment Canterbury.
Two teams of volunteers marked International Volunteers Day
last week by joining the Catchment Care programme to help
enhance the native plant life in Southland and Waikato.
Energy Mad, the Christchurch-based company that makes Ecobulb
energy-saving light bulbs, has launched two Ecobulb
programmes in Germany through its distributor there.
Global agri-commodity prices are forecast by Rabobank to be
"down but not out" next year.
Cavalier Wool Holdings has rejected a suggestion that wool
prices could drop by up to $2 a kg if it buys the
wool-scouring assets of New Zealand Wool Services
It is the end of an era for Milton-based Potae Shearing Ltd.
Dairy Women's Network is aiming to reduce the number of women
killed or injured in quad bike accidents in New Zealand.
Eddie Todd was always interested in horses and leatherwork.
Dunedin will host the South Island Dairy Event next year for
the first time in the event's 14-year history.
Whole milk powder was the only commodity to record a lift in
the ANZ commodity price index for November.
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