Sally Rae

Ready to take on the male contingent

Ready to take on the male contingent

When Olivia Ross lines up for the Otago-Southland regional final of the ANZ Young Farmer Contest in Queenstown next month, she intends giving it ''120%''.

NZ's best head for antler contest

NZ's best head for antler contest

Some of the country's top velvet and antler heads will be on display at the Elk and Wapiti Society of New Zealand's velvet and antler competition in Wanaka this month.

Hectic time as spa operators go places

Hectic time as spa operators go places

December was a whirlwind month for Dunedin businesswoman Jess Luxton.

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.