Sally Rae

Pressing need to cull weed

Pressing need to cull weed

Volunteers are being sought to check fodder beet crops in Otago for possible velvetleaf contamination.

Dairy future ‘by no means all bad’

Dairy future ‘by no means all bad’

Looking to the future, the news is ‘‘by no means all bad'' for the embattled dairy industry, Rabobank's latest dairy quarterly report says.

Irrigation provides reliability

Irrigation provides reliability

Matt Ross first arrived in North Otago "more by accident''.

Water brings back 'marvellous' times

Water brings back 'marvellous' times When Jim Dennison's father bought Drumena in 1919, the Hilderthorpe farm was in a "desolate state".

App aims to connect families in safe space

App aims to connect families in safe space

It was a classic garage start-up.

Waitaki water key to reliable farming

Waitaki water key to reliable farming

Reuben Allan's dairy shed has one heck of a view.

Riding senior entrepreneur wave

Riding senior entrepreneur wave

Senior entrepreneurs are globally the fastest-growing segment of entrepreneurship, as business reporter Sally Rae discovers.

All go with potted gardens

All go with potted gardens

It's all go for Fiona Parker.

Dairy prices edge up 2.1%

Dairy prices edge up 2.1%

Dairy prices edged up slightly in this week's GlobalDairyTrade auction, largely reversing the previous auction's fall.

Crowdfunding bid to finance ‘rabbit map’

Crowdfunding bid to finance ‘rabbit map’

Crowdfunding is being used in a bid to fund an online mapping tool to help in the war against rabbits.