The unsung hero of New Zealand's high country - the huntaway
- has been officially acknowledged as our first home-grown
A dog trialling enthusiast who has been giving to the sport
for more than 75 years was this month honoured for his
The weather may have threatened to dominate but the dogs won
the day in the end.
A win in the New Zealand dog trialling championships counts
as one of the best moments in Peter Kidd's life.
Forest owners are angry and frustrated a change to
legislation affecting how they can pay for their emissions
obligations has been fast-tracked through Parliament.
There were only a
few blows in it.
The government department charged with policing employment
law has put out a statement to clarify where it stands on
minimum wage calculations for farm workers.
Canterbury sheep dog triallists have enjoyed success at this
year's North Island Championships, held near Taumaranui.
In a sheepdog's world there can be no more important date on
the sporting calendar.
May Murphy recalls an incident 30 years ago - she and her
husband Robin were driving a friend, also involved in
dairying, through Ikawai-Glenavy.
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