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Pressure building on Fonterra's milk price

Pressure is building on Fonterra's farmgate milk price as increased production led to the fourth drop in a row at the latest Global Dairy Trade auction.Fonterra's forecast, which under law has to be reviewed every three months,...

Former fencing winner Stephen Hooper now wired as a judge

Stephen Hooper - with various partners - has been the top competitive fencer at the Waverley A & P Show six times.He's also organised the competition for 30 years, sometimes virtually on his own.He was recognised by winning the...

Listen: When meat isn't meat - the rise of alternative proteins

Alternative proteins are on the verge of becoming mainstream and 'stealing' growth from traditional meat products as they play a growing role in meeting consumer needs and preferences, according to a recently-released Rabobank report....

The Country - GDT edition

Today The Country takes a look at the GlobalDairyTrade auction which fell for the fourth time in a row last night.On with the show: Jacinda Ardern: The Prime Minister on whether she's satisfied with CPTPP progress, when...

Levin bypass now on hold

A shift in political direction has postponed consultation on the Levin bypass.The new government is currently reviewing roading and transport projects, and prior plans to carry out more public consultation on the road will now wait.In...

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