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Elephants, monkeys, bears & camels - Gallagher fences keep exotic animals safe

From creating elephant corridors in Sri Lanka to monkey control in Saudi Arabia or keeping bears out of huts in inner Mongolia, NZ-made Gallagher electric fencing is being used in novel ways around tRead more

E Tipu sets the scene for 2021 Sustainable Irrigation Awards launch

The gathering of primary industry leaders this week at E Tipu sets the scene for the launch of the 2021 Zimmatic™ Trailblazer Sustainable Irrigation Awards. Held in Christchurch from 11-12 May, ERead more

Out of the box thinking diverts plastic from landfill

Gallagher is diverting more than 700 tonnes of single-use plastic from landfill each year by using cardboard waste to safely package its animal management products. Gallagher Logistics Manager RickRead more

Opportunity knocks for first home buyers as residential property investors digest policy changes

A cooling in the New Zealand residential property market on the back of the Government’s investor-targeted tax changes has left an opening for first home buyers as residential investors take stock.Read more

Genetics helps secure a premium for sustainable, high value milk

Genetics will play a key role in helping farmers achieve a premium for their milk as part of Fonterra’s new Cooperative Difference Programme.   CRV Managing Director James Smallwood says itRead more

Covid-recovery climate: Waikato HR company near-doubles its recruitment team

Hamilton-based human resources company Everest People has announced the appointment of two new recruiters this month, expanding its core recruitment team from three to five. Managing Director SengaRead more

Using PR stategies to leverage your marketing campaigns

If you are launching a new company, new product or new service you need to consider putting a PR plan alongside your marketing plan to amplify your results.   However, we would recommend this onlyRead more

Cut the bull! Building trust with farmers

Our agricultural industry contributes billions of dollars to our economy each year. Its farmers rely on quality goods and services to help them run profitable and sustainable businesses. It’s noRead more

Sticky buyers and cautious investors could give Hamilton home buyers a brief respite from record-breaking prices

Lodge Real Estate Managing Director Jeremy O’Rourke says ‘sticky’ home buyers and cautious investors could combine to give Hamilton buyers a break from record-breaking house prices in the city.Read more

Latest bull team offers more than just high index

CRV New Zealand’s latest bull team offers more than just high index, responding to farmer demand for genetic solutions to tackle challenges around the environment, herd efficiency and animalRead more

Leading non-bank lender urges Government to rethink Kainga Ora $2B support plan to get new affordable houses built quickly

Scott Massey, Director of non-bank lender Omega Capital, says the Government’s new housing package announced last week does not address one of the biggest barriers to housing supply: developers’Read more

Leaders: hands-off social management is missing a trick

If you’re a business owner or leader, I have a few questions for you:  When’s the last time you visited your company’s social media sites?  Are you inputting into the content beingRead more

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