When David Isaacs
quit medical school after three years of study, it was a bold
Further pressure is on Fonterra's forecast milk price, with
prices down 6% in this week's GlobalDairyTrade auction -
42.2% lower than a year ago.
Sheep and beef farming profitability is set to improve in the
2014-15 season on the back of favourable climatic conditions,
expected higher product prices and a more export-friendly
team from the University of Otago's Business School has taken
top honours in a business case competition, beating 11 other
national and international universities.
New Zealand's terms of trade remain at a more than 40-year
high despite weakening prices for dairy, the country's
A Be Your Own Boss expo in Dunedin this month is aimed at
tertiary students interested in starting their own business.
Fonterra's credit rating has taken a hit following the
announcement of its proposed partnership with a Chinese
infant food manufacturer.
Cromwell man Duncan Faulkner wants to help reduce the number
of tragedies in the adventure tourism industry.
Agriculture is ''far more than milking cows and drafting
Three fledgling - and very diverse - Otago businesses have
been selected, to go through to the next stage of the ANZ
Flying Start business plan competition. Business reporter
Sally Rae speaks to their founders.
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