Sally Rae

Family celebrates the business of adventure

Family celebrates the business of adventure

Ask Denis Columb the secret to a successful 25 years in business in the competitive adventure tourism industry and the answer comes quickly - ''I love what I do.''

Seeking place on Silver Ferns board

Seeking place on Silver Ferns board

West Otago sheep and beef farmer Fiona Hancox is seeking election to Silver Fern Farms' board, saying farmers need to take control of their future.

Law award thrill for 'great team'

Law award thrill for 'great team'

Being named regional/suburban law firm of the year at the New Zealand Law Awards was a ''huge thrill'' for Dunedin firm Downie Stewart Lawyers.

Bean to bar: a feast of chocolate

Bean to bar: a feast of chocolate

For craft chocolate makers, the United States is where it is all happening.

Merino genetics focus breeds success

Merino genetics focus breeds success

When Gordon Lucas' parents bought Nine Mile Station, the local land agent commented that it ''wouldn't be a bad stepping stone for the lad''.

Alliance pool payment first in 3 years

Alliance pool payment first in 3 years

Alliance Group farmer shareholders will receive a pool payment for the first time in three years after a better financial result.

Price for milk powder bucks trend and rises

Price for milk powder bucks trend and rises

This season's milk price forecast remains under pressure following the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction.

Working together for sheepmeat

Working together for sheepmeat

A memorandum of understanding on sheepmeat co-operation has been signed between New Zealand, Australia and Mexico.

Something brewing in the Catlins as pair of expats ply their craft

Something brewing in the Catlins as pair of expats ply their craft

Heard the one about the Irish doctor who set up a brewery in the Catlins with his Scottish mate?

Alliance part of promotion trip to India and Sri Lanka

Alliance part of promotion trip to India and Sri Lanka

Alliance Group has joined a New Zealand trade delegation to India this week, a year after launching its Pure South lamb in the country.