Shorn alpacas: cute to chic

An alpaca tied down and being shorn.

Alpacas react differently during shearing, from screaming to nonchalant.

Greenpeace wrong on irrigation project

The proposed scheme plans to take water when the Hurunui River is in good flow and use that for irrigation in dry periods.

Greenpeace has got it wrong regarding the proposed Hurunui irrigation scheme, say project backers.

A better butter or just different?

Butter of another colour: the product at right is used by Middle Eastern manufacturers.

It's New Zealand butter, but not quite as we know it and it's destined for the Middle East.

Cutting cows on horseback

Graeme McInnes of Northland competing on Buster. The horse and rider separate a cow from a group and attempt to  keep it ...

Cutting cows on horseback takes the utmost skill and will be on display soon in Canterbury.

Top dog shows world-class breeding

Grandson of a Welsh world champion heading dog, Pace demonstrates the style and class of his breeding in the Lawrence ...

Grandson of a Welsh world champion heading dog, Pace demonstrates the style and class of his breeding in the Lawrence Gymkhana Club's rodeo ring on Sunday.

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