When Dunedin accountant Michelle Thorn joined accounting firm
RightWay last year, the key attraction was the company's
culture, people and business model.
Bob Morris reckons he will keep farming as long as his body
University of Otago student Ben Brough was disgusted to see
news items about children being killed in terror attacks -
and it got him thinking.
Farming might be going through a ''bit of a lull'' right now,
Federated Farmers Otago's new president Phill Hunt says, but
he believes agriculture has a great future.
Geoff Howie was one of the original breeders who invested in
Texel sheep when they were released from quarantine in 1990.
Fonterra's strategy needs to start delivering or its market
share will shrink further, Federated Farmers Otago dairy
chairman Stephen Crawford says.
The ''window of opportunity'' for a large meat co-operative
to form is diminishing, Federated Farmers Otago meat and
fibre chairman Simon McAtamney says.
Cameras were clicking and smiles were broad as a group of
Japanese visitors found themselves in a very foreign setting
yesterday - sheepyards in rural Maniototo.
Jodyanne Kirkwood had never really thought about Tall Poppy
Syndrome and its effect on entrepreneurs until she started
To become a successful entrepreneur, Sam Hazledine reckons it
pays to not care too much about what other people think.
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