More rural News
It’s official – water quality improving
So the voters have had their say and I must confess the result surprised...
- Posted September 30, 2014
Community unhappy with draft water bylaw
Members of the Waitaki District Council were asked to reject the Draft Waitaki Water...
- Posted September 26, 2014
River management for Kakanui and Kauru
Once upon a time rivers had large amounts of scrub on either side which...
- Posted September 24, 2014
Rural fire force seeking more members
It’s the time of year where things begin to get busy for firefighters, and...
- Posted September 16, 2014
Scottish red deer flourish in North Otago
Red deer from the Scottish highlands arrived in Oamaru around 1870, thrived in their...
- Posted September 4, 2014
Wool growers have positive meeting
Five Forks farmer, Blair Smith, said it doesn’t matter to him whether farmers vote...
- Posted August 29, 2014
Trainee competition is ‘well worth it’
Canterbury/North Otago Dairy Trainee of the Year 2014, Isaac Vujcich, says the competition was...
- Posted August 28, 2014
Robertson selling Haka properties
Two large adjoining properties up for sale in the Hakataramea Valley, Kurow, have a...
- Posted August 20, 2014
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