Sally Rae

When Babes on Bikes rolled into town

When Babes on Bikes rolled into town

When Babes on Bikes once rolled into Hanmer Springs on a twice-yearly outing, there were five police squad cars to greet them.

Gene hints disseminated

Gene hints disseminated

Commercial beef farmers had an opportunity to increase their knowledge and gain a better understanding of the estimated breeding values (EBVs) system at a recent beef genetics forum in North Otago.

WDC meet farmers to discuss roading, rates issues

WDC meet farmers to discuss roading, rates issues

The need for a fair rating system has been impressed upon the Waitaki District Council by North Otago's farming community.

Opportunities for smart efficiency with tagging

Opportunities for smart efficiency with tagging

Opportunities for more efficency exist with introducing of the National Animal Identification and Tracing (Nait) system, farmers are hearing.

Waimate hound takes top title

Waimate hound takes top title

Eager is top dog at the Waimate District Hunt's kennels.

Liquor ban reminder

Holidaymakers in Otematata over Easter are being reminded of the temporary liquor ban.

A and P groups complete merger

A merger between the former Timaru and Waimate agricultural and pastoral associations has been completed.

Cartoonist dusts off his suit

Cartoonist dusts off his suit

'People have asked David Henshaw what they should call him once he is officially made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit next week.

Crash victim's name released

The name of the Christchurch truck driver killed in a head-on collision near Hampden last week has been released.

Lesson in healthy eating

Lesson in healthy eating

Forget sugar-filled treats and packets of chips - the children at Casa Nova Kindergarten in Oamaru are very keen on healthy eating.