Sally Rae

Dairy price recovery has long way to go

Dairy price recovery has long way to go

Dairy prices are showing ''tentative signs'' a recovery has begun following another lift in the fortnightly GlobalDairyTrade auction, economists say.

Banks set to help farmers

Banks set to help farmers

Banks are stepping in to help farmers affected by extreme dry conditions, although the Government has yet to deem the situation serious enough to declare an ''adverse event''.

Reducing debt main objective

Reducing debt main objective

Silver Fern Farms intends to further reduce debt levels over the next two years to drive sustainability into the business and reduce its interest cost.

Getting 'the story'

Getting 'the story'

The Marx boys are back in town.

Three seek two Silver Fern Farms positions

Three seek two Silver Fern Farms positions

Meat industry restructuring is a wider issue than just the merging of the two co-operatives, Silver Fern Farms chairman Rob Hewett says.

Electronics rebooted his ambitions

Electronics rebooted his ambitions

He's washed cars in Sweden and skied at the Winter Olympics.

Matriarch marks ninetieth birthday

Matriarch marks ninetieth birthday

Despite now being a nonagenarian, Donella Hore has no plans to slow down.

Pink is in vogue as the 'girls' forge ahead with family farm

Pink is in vogue as the 'girls' forge ahead with family farm

An inspirational North Otago mother-and-daughter duo who run a busy pig-farming operation are proof that women can do anything.   Sally Rae reports. 

Life in South choc-full of quality

Life in South choc-full of quality

Food has always been a passion for Wanaka-based chocolatier Mike Dulin.