Sally Rae

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Silver Fern Farms' board is urging a group of shareholders to withdraw a request for a special meeting to revisit the Shanghai Maling deal.

Livestock broker tackles broncos

Livestock broker tackles broncos

He's a bronc riding, world-record setting "stick-throwing'' stock agent.

Hong Kong firm buys station

A Mackenzie high country station has been sold to a Hong Kong-based company headed by a high-profile businessman.

VR industry 'huge, incredibly exciting'

VR industry 'huge, incredibly exciting'

Virtual reality is a creative and inspiring industry to be involved in, Scott Cardwell says.

Mt Cargill ferret Tb survey

Mt Cargill ferret Tb survey

A ferret survey is being undertaken in the Mt Cargill area, near Dunedin, after last year's bovine Tb outbreak.

And she’s off: running racing club steep learning curve

And she’s off: running racing club steep learning curve

Late last year, Hannah Catchpole took over as chief executive of the Otago Racing Club. She talks to business reporter Sally Rae about a career mostly in sport and her latest challenge.

New GDT service welcomed

Fonterra has welcomed the launch of a new service on the GlobalDairyTrade platform which gives customers the opportunity to buy dairy ingredients online at any time.

Historic house now jewellery gallery

Historic house now jewellery gallery

Rockbourn House is one of Dunedin's grand old dames.

Safety change generational

Safety change generational

Lynn Carty reckons Health and Safety is a little bit like the old seatbelt campaigns.

Farm building consent tumble

Otago, Southland and Canterbury - all previously regions of rapid dairy expansion - have seen the most pronounced decline in the value of farm building consents over the past six months.