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Land use options in South Island open up

Farmer and investor interest in land on both Canterbury Plains and hill country is shifting beyond traditional pastoral uses as new water schemes start to be commissioned, and farmers look to diversify on their traditional pastoral...

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...

Listen: Dr Tim Mackle on dairy sector's new strategic vision

The dairy sector has launched its new strategy, Dairy Tomorrow - a joint initiative involving DairyNZ, Federated Farmers, DCANZ, and the Dairy Women's Network.DairyNZ CEO Dr Tim Mackle spoke to The Country 's Andy Thompson to explain...

Course with horses leads the way

A personal development business north of Otaki,where people interact with horses, is getting the best out of people.Lead The Way, in Manakau, spearheaded by Andrew Froggatt and partner Sam Glazebrook, who have been involved with...

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...

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