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Audacious challenge expands

Audacious challenge expands

A Maori business category has been added to this year's Audacious business challenge.

Farmers support funding for MIE

Farmers support funding for MIE

Farmers have supported a remit from Meat Industry Excellence seeking funding from Beef and Lamb New Zealand to continue the group's quest for industry reform.

Hawea woman's aim True

Hawea woman's aim True

Nicki Hanning has whipped up all sorts of things in her kitchen - including several businesses.

Prices for dairy fall by 5.2%

Dairy prices fell 5.2% in this week's GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction, volumes having spiked as a result of New Zealand late-season milk production exceeding expectations.

Proposal could hit 30 city jobs

Proposal could hit 30 city jobs

About 30 jobs in Dunedin could be affected as farm supplies co-operative Farmlands proceeds to the next stage of a proposal to centralise administrative support in Christchurch.

Dunedin company enjoys taste of longevity

Dunedin company enjoys taste of longevity Being at the helm of a business that has been operating in Dunedin for 138 years is a responsibility that Alf Loretan takes seriousl

Meatworker union still in talks with companies

Meatworker union still in talks with companies

Negotiations continue between the Meatworkers and Related Trades Union and three meat companies.

Minister invites meat industry collaboration

Minister invites meat industry collaboration

New Zealand's red meat industry is not ''on the way out'' but innovation, collaboration and development of market opportunities are needed to lift profitability, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy says.

Clover root weevil under attack in Southland

Clover root weevil under attack in Southland

An industry-wide effort is under way in Southland to combat the damaging clover root weevil, whose economic damage has been measured in hundreds of millions of dollars nationwide.

Triallist just wants to get better

Triallist just wants to get better

When Cody Pickles goes to the dog trials, he takes his Gin with him.