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Price of beer to rise

Lion, DB and Independent Breweries are all hiking their prices.

Fonterra CIO resigns

Fonterra's chief information officer has resigned but the company is tight-lipped on the details.

Kiwi wealth on the rise

New Zealanders combined make a trillionaire - just. Our wealth hit $1,019,146,000,000.

Big fishery catch gap possible

Level of fish caught in NZ waters could be three times higher than recorded, leaked report says.

Weaving a new career

Blanket strap Monique Neeson has a cutting-edge company in the back blocks.

Precision optics light up the world

Jin Zhang shines light for all to see.

A sweet-as business

Farmer Doug Avery has come through all the hard times.

Vicarage could fetch $1m

Another valuable old church property in the Wellington suburb of Seatoun is up for sale.

Wellington immune to price frenzy

Prices for the Greater Wellington area homes about $5000 lower than in February last year.

Housing market takes a breather

Capital mansion sells for $3.7m

A chilling Sleeping Beauty

A fairytale classic has undergone an icy makeover for a stage show hitting Wellington this winter.

Seaview bumps industrial vacancies

Wellington's industrial vacancy rose from 8.4 to 9.2 per cent last year, mostly thanks to Seaview.

Development drags in capital

Wellington commercial and residential development is limping along, says building consultancy.

Owner seeks funding help to boost mall

Finance offer on old church

Hutt ANZ on market

Former ANZ bank in central Upper Hutt has been put up for sale by Zetland Properties.

Why the US loves red Ken

For almost 30 years Ken McDowall worked on Rotokawa Farm at Whanganui, managing the sheep flock and a beef herd for its owner.

Apple growers get the pip

I have a braeburn apple each morning with my breakfast. I love the tangy sharpness of its taste. It could be my Swedish and Anglo-Saxon genes, because I am not alone in this. Apple lovers in Northern Europe buy almost all of our braeburns.

The art of once-a-day milking

Farmers get red pens ready for drought-hit accounts

Farming: full of strategy

A Wairarapa farmer has spent more than 20 years showing Wellington bureaucrats that farmers aren't dimwits.

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