Sally Rae

Excited about goat sector

Excited about goat sector

Jackie Freeman reckons there is ''more to goats than meets the eye''.

Two in a row for Patersons

Two in a row for Patersons

Matakanui Station has done it again.

Alliance director 'a real Kiwi chick'

Alliance director 'a real Kiwi chick'

Alliance Group's newest independent director Vanessa Stoddart describes the meat industry as being ''at the heart'' of New Zealand. She talked to agribusiness reporter Sally Rae during the company's inaugural Pure South conference in Queenstown this week.

Bigger 'not better'in dairy industry

Bigger 'not better'in dairy industry

Big is not necessarily better.

Renowned scientist's role axed

Renowned scientist's role axed

Agresearch's decision to make Invermay-based senior scientist Dr Julie Everett-Hincks redundant has been slammed as ''short-sighted'' and ''just ridiculous'' by a Southland sheep breeder.

Farmers prepare for payout cut

Farmers prepare for payout cut

Five Forks dairy farmer Lyndon Strang isn't expecting any surprises today when the dairy co-operative updates its forecast 2013-14 season payout.

Surplus below projections

Surplus below projections

Last month's trade surplus may have been weaker than both the market and economists' expectations, but was still the sixth successive surplus.

Tekapo station wins clip of year

Tekapo station wins clip of year

Will and Emily Murray, from Glenmore Station, have won the Otago Merino Association's clip-of-the-year title.

'Opportunist' won't sit still

'Opportunist' won't sit still

Peter Wardell has always been a believer in grasping opportunities.

Open day showcase for award winner

Open day showcase for award winner

''Capturing sunlight in a form you can eat.''