Sally Rae

Sheep on agenda

Beef and Lamb New Zealand Genetics will host a two-day forum for sheep breeders in Dunedin next week.

Time for 'some adventures'

Time for 'some adventures'

Long-serving Dunedin International Airport chief executive John McCall is looking forward to some adventures when he retires next year.

Treasure trove in thriving Milton antiques business

Treasure trove in thriving Milton antiques business

Rachel Wightman has found treasures in all sorts of unlikely places.

Hovercraft option for Alps 2 Ocean

Hovercraft option for Alps 2 Ocean

A commercial hovercraft operation in the Mackenzie district is getting closer to launch.

Idea to help others proving a winner

Idea to help others proving a winner

Bella Bloomfield has always been interested in helping other people.

Pair sowing seeds for future careers

Pair sowing seeds for future careers

North Otago student Hannah McCulloch is looking forward to a career in the arable industry.

Award for merino joint venture

Award for merino joint venture

Alpine Origin Merino, the joint venture between Silver Fern Farms and the New Zealand Merino Company, has been recognised at the New Zealand Food Awards.

Red meat co-op model supported

Red meat co-op model supported

Farmers are prepared to consider the creation of a co-operative model for the red meat industry, Meat Industry Excellence chairman John McCarthy says.

Guests treated just like royals

Guests treated just like royals

When two guests arrived at Larnach Castle for dinner and a night's accommodation in early September, staff had no idea who they were.

Horses, ponies, dogs, lambs - and three 'brats'

Horses, ponies, dogs, lambs - and three 'brats'

They are affectionately dubbed the Beattie Brats 1, 2 and 3 by their mother.