Sally Rae

Wool up, dollar drifting higher

Prices at last week's South Island wool sale rebounded after a month of uncertainty.

No rebate from Farmlands

No rebate from Farmlands

Farmlands will not return a rebate to farmers this year amid tough conditions in the rural sector.

No joint venture U-turn, SFF says

Silver Fern Farms says there has been no U-turn over shareholder approval for the Shanghai Maling joint venture.

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Meeting will not stop deal, SFF says

Silver Fern Farms' board is urging a group of shareholders to withdraw a request for a special meeting to revisit the Shanghai Maling deal.

Livestock broker tackles broncos

Livestock broker tackles broncos

He's a bronc riding, world-record setting "stick-throwing'' stock agent.

Hong Kong firm buys station

A Mackenzie high country station has been sold to a Hong Kong-based company headed by a high-profile businessman.

VR industry 'huge, incredibly exciting'

VR industry 'huge, incredibly exciting'

Virtual reality is a creative and inspiring industry to be involved in, Scott Cardwell says.

Mt Cargill ferret Tb survey

Mt Cargill ferret Tb survey

A ferret survey is being undertaken in the Mt Cargill area, near Dunedin, after last year's bovine Tb outbreak.

And she’s off: running racing club steep learning curve

And she’s off: running racing club steep learning curve

Late last year, Hannah Catchpole took over as chief executive of the Otago Racing Club. She talks to business reporter Sally Rae about a career mostly in sport and her latest challenge.

New GDT service welcomed

Fonterra has welcomed the launch of a new service on the GlobalDairyTrade platform which gives customers the opportunity to buy dairy ingredients online at any time.