A vineyard manager who will bring home three rare, ferocious predators is excited but a little overwhelmed.
Meatworkers' union comes out in support of possible plant closures, even if that means some of its members lose jobs.
A good spell of rain is needed in the Waikato to help refill water tables on drystock farms that dried up during the droughts.
Two would-be honey smugglers have been turned back on arrival at Auckland airport.
Dairy NZ has backed Aoraki Polytechnic to be the hub for a South Island dairy programme.