Being sharemilkers on a farm in rural Otago is a far cry from
running a gift and homeware shop in Wellington - but Tim and
Lorraine Johnson have successfully made the transition from
city to country life.
Silver Fern Farms has increased its presence in the beef
processing sector with the purchase of a a plant in Waikato,
while also announcing plans to build a high-tech beef
processing plant on its nearby Te Aroha site.