Fire Destroys Ohai Shearing Shed Buildings
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Fire Destroys Ohai Shearing Shed Buildings

News Desk - Mar 23, 2019

Southland fire crews have battled a large fire overnight that destroyed and damaged buildings in Ohai. Shortly after 1am a call reported the fire in shearing quarters…

Alliance Group Acquires Interest in Meateor’s New Zealand Pet Food Business
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Alliance Group Acquires Interest in Meateor’s New Zealand Pet Food Business

Business Hub - Mar 23, 2019

Leading food and solutions company Alliance Group has entered into an agreement with Scales Corporation to acquire a 50% interest in Meateor’s New Zealand pet food business…

My Southland Story Farm Fresh South
Farming, Southland
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Farming, Southland
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My Southland Story Farm Fresh South

News Desk - Mar 22, 2019

My Southland Story featuring Logan and Melissa from Farm Fresh South Milk. Once you go Raw you come back for more!! Logan and Melissa Johnson made the…

Fonterra Announces 2019 Interim Results & Strategic Review
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Fonterra Announces 2019 Interim Results & Strategic Review

Business Hub - Mar 20, 2019

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today announced its 2019 Interim Results which show the Co-op has returned to profitability with a Net Profit After Tax (NPAT) of $80…

Halal Butchers Offered Support After Mosque Attacks
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Halal Butchers Offered Support After Mosque Attacks

News Desk - Mar 19, 2019

New Zealand meat companies have rushed to provide support to their halal butchers in the wake of the deadly attack on two Christchurch mosques. Although affected workers…

Toxic Algae Found in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road
Environment, Farming
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Environment, Farming
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Toxic Algae Found in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road

Editor - Mar 07, 2019

Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road. These algae can produce toxins that…

Fonterra Seeks Radical Revamp of Rules it Operates Under
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Fonterra Seeks Radical Revamp of Rules it Operates Under

News Desk - Mar 07, 2019

Fonterra's comments have come in submissions to the biggest structural change in the dairy industry for almost two decades. At stake are a range of state-enforced constraints…

Acting CEO Now Permanent CEO of Fonterra
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Acting CEO Now Permanent CEO of Fonterra

News Desk - Mar 05, 2019

Fonterra's acting chief executive will stay on permanently, with a pay packet of $1.95 million a year, after an international search was canned. Fonterra's interim chief executive…

Gore Woman Bridget Henderson Heading to Scotland on NZ Young Farmers Exchange
Farming, Gore
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Farming, Gore
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Gore Woman Bridget Henderson Heading to Scotland on NZ Young Farmers Exchange

News Desk - Mar 01, 2019

A Gore farmer who has always wanted to learn more about her Scottish heritage will finally get the chance in June. Bridget Henderson, 25, is this year’s…

Community Focus at This Years Southland A&P Show
Farming, Kids & Family
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Farming, Kids & Family
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Community Focus at This Years Southland A&P Show

News Desk - Mar 01, 2019

Community is the theme of this year’s 151 st Southland A&P Show, with a new community stage set to be the major attraction. Renowned for a day…