Sally Rae

Farmers must meet challenges

Significant barriers need to be overcome if New Zealand's red meat sector is to again be a driving force in the economy.

Role a 'fantastic' opportunity

Role a 'fantastic' opportunity

Law has proven to be the ''perfect'' career for Devon Miller.

Singer is loving country living

Singer is loving country living

She's opened for the Hollies and sung for Robert Kennedy jun - now Bex Murray is holed up in the Hakataramea Valley and she could not be happier.

City girl goes country – and loves it

City girl goes country – and loves it

It's a long way from London to Livingstone.

Times just get tougher for dairy industry

Times just get tougher for dairy industry

''If it continues into next year, ... it's going to be ugly for a lot of people. There will be casualties eventually.''

Govt urged to fast-track rural projects

Govt urged to fast-track rural projects

The Government has been urged to fast-track rural infrastructure projects to help dairying regions get through the downturn in dairy prices.

Big fall in payout expected

Big fall in payout expected

A milk price forecast prefaced with $3 is becoming an increasing likelihood after yet another horror fall in global dairy prices.

Commodity price index dragged down by dairy

Plummeting dairy prices have contributed to the largest monthly decline ever seen in the ANZ commodity price index series.

Farmers encouraged to vote

The future of Beef and Lamb New Zealand is under the spotlight with the official launch of the industry-good organisation's referendum campaign.

Driven to live life to the full

Driven to live life to the full

When Alice Mabin was 15, she fell off a horse and spent time in a coma.