Sally Rae

Veteran cavalcaders leaving horses at home this year

Veteran cavalcaders leaving horses at home this year

Not even an injured horse will keep Les and Chris Bayne away from the Otago Goldfields Heritage Trust's cavalcade.

SFF ownership 'important'

SFF ownership 'important'

An appeal has been made to Silver Fern Farms to ''not sell the goose that has the potential to lay the golden eggs''.

Hope these seeds may flourish

Hope these seeds may flourish

An intensive four-week course at the University of Otago aims to inspire student teams to form start-up businesses.

Merino deal 'just the start'

Merino deal 'just the start'

A multimillion-dollar contract to supply New Zealand fine wool to a United States-based sock manufacturer is being heralded as ''just the start''.

New director 'humbled' by support of shareholders

New director 'humbled' by support of shareholders

Newly-elected Silver Fern Farms director Fiona Hancox says she is motivated and determined to ''make a difference'' in the red meat sector.

Chep opens new service centre

Chep opens new service centre

Chep New Zealand has officially opened its $4 million office and warehouse development in Dunedin.

Dairy hub reliant on local support

Southern farmers and businesses need to contribute about $2 million by the end of April to enable the Southern Dairy Hub venture to proceed.

'Tactics for Tight Times' to be shared

'Tactics for Tight Times' to be shared

DairyNZ has launched a campaign to help dairy farmers get through a tough season brought on by a low mil

Difficult road to business success

Difficult road to business success

Life has not always been easy for Rebecca Twemlow.

Drought: 'We are in tough times'

Drought: 'We are in tough times'

Unlike most farmers, Lindsay Carruthers does not use a rain gauge when it comes to measuring rainfall on his Middlemarch farm.