A Marlborough man is helping push the little known sport of ploughing back into the limelight.
Massey University vice chancellor says New Zealand needs to develop its food story to succeed.
An age-clause has forced three directors to withdraw from the board table of of a Southland-based meat processing company.
Attracting top students into the primary industry is expected to be the result of a new school subject.
"Just because there are difficulties does not mean that nothing can be, or should be done," says NZ environment commissioner.