Conservatives leader Colin Craig says his threat of legal
action against a satirical website for a post on the gay
marriage bill does not mean he lacks a sense of humour - but
warned any attempts to attribute false quotes to him would
get similar treatment.
A stoush has erupted in the lucrative infant formula export
industry after Chinese media outlets published articles
stating the only "genuine" New Zealand-made formula brands
were those belonging to members of a newly formed export
Rain has fallen in most of the nation's dairying areas over
the last week or so, but Fonterra chairman John Wilson said
it will take six weeks to determine whether the drought that
has hit most of the country has caused any lasting damage.