West Australian shearer Damien Boyle was delighted to win the
New Zealand Merino shearing open title for the fourth
consecutive time in Alexandra on Saturday night at the New
Zealand Merino Shearing and Woolhandling Championships.
Herby Whyte owes his success to potatoes - and hard work.
At Mosgiel-based Superior Minerals, manager David
Hoseason-Smith says it is ''not just about selling
Strong-wool growers have been urged to be patient as Wools of
New Zealand continues its mission to improve the
profitability of its grower shareholders.
Turning effluent into electricity is one way Natasha King
hopes to help solve one of the major issues in New Zealand's
A donation from the North Otago Irrigation Company (NOIC)
will allow the newly re-established North Otago Sustainable
Land Management Group (Noslam) to begin its vision for the
Canterbury councils and farmers are facing huge bills and
losses after last month's storm sent hundreds of hectares of
trees crashing to the ground.
Grass-fed black cattle will be centre of attention for more
than 100 visitors to the South Island next week.
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