Sally Rae

Federated Farmers presents own manifesto

Federated Farmers presents own manifesto

Federated Farmers wants value for money.

Call for more farmers to commit to Wool Co offer

Wool Co has extended the closing date of its offer to December 9, saying it needs more farmers to commit.

No Kidding: geep's a sheep

No Kidding: geep's a sheep

Ewe wouldn't believe it - the geep's a sheep.

Tests on an animal found on a Taieri farm, which was believed to be the offspring of a goat and sheep, have revealed that it was just playing the goat.

No kidding!The male lamb was discovered by Graeme Wallace last month when he brought a mob of ewes and lambs in for tailing.

Meat plant closing in 2012

Alliance Group's Sockburn meat-processing plant in Christchurch would close at the end of the 2012 processing season, affecting about 250 jobs, the company confirmed yesterday.

Couple say environment award a team effort

Couple say environment award a team effort

From entering the Ballance Farm Environment Awards to being named supreme winners of the Otago region, the journey has been "amazing" for South Otago couple Peter and Helen Gilder.

Don't panic: Federated Farmers

Fonterra's decision to drop its milk payout forecast for the 2011-12 season by 45c is no reason to panic, Federated Farmers says.

International exposure a boost to Dunedin business TracMap

Dunedin business TracMap may have been narrowly beaten during the finals of the 2011 Global Security Challenge but the international exposure gained was "huge", managing director Colin Brown says.

Husband and wife team worked way up

Husband and wife team worked way up

When Bill and Jenny Malcolm were married in 1992, land ownership was a common goal.

Be positive and seek knowledge

Be positive and seek knowledge

When Chris Dennison returned home to the family farm in North Otago, he realised he was not a natural stockman; but what he did discover was a passion for growing crops.

Managing farm succession

When it comes to farm succession, everyone must be happy.