Seven farmer discussion groups in seven regions of New
Zealand in seven days — Ben Allomes is a man on a mission.
It's a little ironic when Fiona Johnston says she's not a big
wearer of accessories.
When Taieri farmer Graeme Wallace brought a mob of ewes and
lambs in for tailing this week, he thought the wool was being
pulled over his eyes.
NZX Dairy Futures describes the achievement of 5000 lots
traded as a "significant milestone" in the growth of the
global dairy risk management tool.
The European financial crisis and the high cost of wool are
being blamed for carpet maker Cavalier Corporation's
significant drop in sales for the first quarter of its
By moving to Dunedin, internationally renowned scientist Dr
Jurian Hoogewerff says he has combined good science with a
Global wine exports are continuing along a general growth
trend with the exception of South Africa and Australia, as
the strength of their domestic currencies dampens demand in
Whoever was responsible for the theft of 200 in-lamb merino
ewes from Omarama must be caught, Federated Farmers rural
security spokesman David Rose said.
For young South Canterbury farmer Thomas Gardner,
stock-judging competitions combine valuable public speaking
skills with being able to handle stock.
From currency trader to Otago farmer, Grant Cochrane has
led an interesting life. Now he is looking for another
challenge and is seeking election to the board of dairy giant
Fonterra, as Sally Rae reports.
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