More rural News
Whitebaiting season starts
People preparing for the whitebait season opening today should be aware of the regulations,...
- Posted August 19, 2014
Kakanui to host regional women’s competition day
Two women’s groups are coming together in Kakanui on August 20 for a day...
- Posted August 13, 2014
First milk for dairy plant
Oceania Dairy’s new $214 million Glenavy milk processing plant received its first intake of...
- Posted August 5, 2014
Home-based teaching ‘empowering’, says Hampden mother
Kirsten Dixon, of Hampden, has two young children enrolled in Te Kura’s early childhood...
- Posted July 31, 2014
Ashburton race meeting benefits from Oamaru Jockey Club’s cancellation
The recent cancellation of the Oamaru Jockey Club’s July 20 meeting resulted in big...
- Posted July 28, 2014
Councillors hear how water has put the district in good heart
The North Otago Irrigation Company scheme has contributed to the positive economic change in...
- Posted July 24, 2014
Duntroon sharemilkers better placed this season
Kirsty and Nathan McLachlan will calve 1500 cows this spring on the Duntroon property...
- Posted July 23, 2014
New Oamaru manager for RD1
Leanne Wreakes-Fallen came to Oamaru in February to manage rural merchandise store RD1. Mrs...
- Posted July 16, 2014
Water plan outlined to farmers
A picture is worth a thousand words. The Otago Regional Council yesterday delivered on...
- Posted July 9, 2014
Teen Ag comp great experience for Oamaru girls
Four Oamaru high school students competed in the final of the Teen Ag competition...
- Posted July 8, 2014
More farmers teat sealing heifers
The number of dairy farmers choosing to teat seal heifers has nearly doubled this...
- Posted July 3, 2014
Farmers await water roadshows
Most farmers in North Otago are waiting for the Otago Regional Council water quality...
- Posted July 1, 2014