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Levin Alliance Group facility gets $500,000 upgrade

The Alliance Group Levin facility will be processing more meat at its Hamaria Rd premises following a $500,000 upgrade to help the meat processor and exporter break into new pet food markets.Alliance Group general manager Kerry...

Big start for Tapanui's new butchery

The first week running Tapanui's new butchery has been ''absolute mayhem'', the business owner says.Blue Mountain Butchery owner Vaughn Wesselson opened the doors to his new business venture last week.Mr Wesselson had always made...

Family urges farmers to use locator beacons

Taking a personal locator beacon out with you on the farm could be a life-saver Dannevirke's Emily Mott believes. Last week Emily's father Harold Orsborn underwent surgery to have a pacemaker inserted after he collapsed while moving...

The Country Today - Adele edition

It's the whole show in one go! Today The Country is brought to you by the impressive pipes of Adele. Why? Because Jamie likes her music and he's in charge that's why!On with the show: First up is Cameron Bagrie. ANZ's chief economist...

Lawrence Rodeo attracts top riders

Some of the biggest names in rodeo are stampeding down to Lawrence next week for the district's annual summer rodeo.Rodeo vice-president Murray Hellewell said the best bullriders from around the country would be travelling south...

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