Applications for a South African agricultural exchange,
for those involved in the merino industry, will be called for
early next year. The inaugural recipients, Dave Anderson and
Jayne Rive, talk to Sally Rae about their experiences.
Mention irrigation and dairy farming usually springs to
mind. Agribusiness reporter Sally Rae explores some of the
diversity that irrigation makes possible in North Otago,
showing it isn't all about dairy cows.
Alliance Group has
recorded an operating surplus before pool distributions,
non-recurring expenses and tax of $20.7 million for the year
to September 30 on turnover of $1.5 billion - down on the
previous year's result of $29.6 million on turnover of $1.4