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Angela Berrill Awarded First Dietetic Communicators Award

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:32 pm | Network Communication

Dietitian Angela Berrill was presented with the inaugural Dietetic Communicators award by Network Communication at last week’s Dietitians NZ 75th Anniversary Jubilee Conference, held in Auckland. More >>

Kiwi companies win big at international packaging awards

Friday, 18 May 2018, 9:01 am | Network Communication

New Zealand companies have been lauded across the Tasman for packaging innovations that include an automated lamb processing system, packaging that triples the shelf-life of fresh avocados, and a food packet that turns into a breakfast bowl for hardy travellers. More >>

Recycling Programme launches in the South Island

Friday, 10 June 2016, 4:02 pm | Network Communication

Recycling plastic bags just got easier for Cantabrians, with today’s South Island launch at New World Ilam of a recycling scheme that’s already netting more than a tonne of soft plastics every week. More >>

Free land to lure Auckland buyers

Monday, 21 September 2015, 11:50 am | Network Communication

If fresh country air and affordable prices aren’t enough to tempt frustrated Aucklanders from the big smoke, now a Waikato developer is offering one lucky buyer the prospect of free land to build on. More >>

The humble chocolate cake voted NZ’s favourite birthday cake

Sunday, 9 August 2015, 4:46 pm | Network Communication

Move over Pavlova! Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the Kiwi classic, but when it comes to birthdays, chocolate cake is New Zealand’s favourite birthday cake. More >>

Response to Fuel Release at Mt Maunganui

Friday, 1 May 2015, 5:03 pm | Network Communication

Mobil continues to assist the Bay of Plenty Regional Council (BOPRC) and the Port of Tauranga in responding to the leak of fuel oil to Tauranga Harbour on Monday. More >>

Kiwi and Kenyan mums find common ground

Friday, 1 May 2015, 10:29 am | Network Communication

Despite many kilometres of land and sea between them, Kiwi and Kenyan mums can find common ground in gardening through ChildFund’sGifts that Grow collection this Mother’s Day. More >>

Calling all young culinary stars!

Tuesday, 28 April 2015, 2:14 pm | Network Communication

• Teams must consist of two-four students from ages 11-15 (as of 31 August 2015) years old More >>

Response to fuel release at Mt Maunganui

Tuesday, 28 April 2015, 1:24 pm | Network Communication

On 27 April 2015, a sheen was observed on the water in the harbour at Mt Maunganui. More >>

Dietitians urge women to focus on real foods to boost iron

Monday, 13 April 2015, 10:44 am | Network Communication

Dietitians are urging New Zealand women to take a good look at the foods they choose to make sure they get enough iron. More >>

Who are the happiest and healthiest New Zealanders?

Monday, 23 February 2015, 3:14 pm | Network Communication

Already more than 31,500 Kiwis have taken the Choose Wellness Quiz since end October last year and our septuagenarians have come out on top! The Nestlé Choose Wellness Quiz gives a score of up to 100 based on happiness, diet, exercise, health behaviours, ... More >>

Fats in margarine good for your heart

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 4:17 pm | Network Communication

Do you know your MUFAs from your PUFAs? Are you eating too much saturated fat? And are you eating the right balance of omega fatty acids? It’s all a bit confusing isn’t it? More >>

Auckland Landlords Foresee Modest Rent Increases

Monday, 29 September 2014, 10:21 am | Network Communication

Although the majority of Auckland landlords intend to increase rents in the coming 12 months, the increases will not be sufficient to compensate them for the higher outgoings they will be facing. “While two thirds of landlords are intending to ... More >>

Fertiliser technical manual a first for OVERSEER®

Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 10:19 am | Network Communication

Fertiliser technical manual a first for OVERSEER® The latest version of OVERSEER® Nutrients Budgets (6.1.3) has been released this week, accompanied by the first-time release of technical material covering fertiliser, as well as updated advice for ... More >>

Burger King leads way with energy labels on menuboards

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 10:04 am | Network Communication

• First major burger restaurant chain in New Zealand to display energy content on menuboards • Nationwide roll-out completed across all 83 restaurants Burger King has completed the roll-out of prominent energy labels on menuboards across all ... More >>

Certification of nutrient management advisers

Monday, 12 May 2014, 1:42 pm | Network Communication

The Nutrient Management Adviser Certification process has now been available for six months and has achieved an impressive level of uptake. To date there are more than 40 certified advisers in the field, with another 60 currently in application ... More >>

Calling all intermediate school chefs!

Friday, 9 May 2014, 12:59 pm | Network Communication

Calling all intermediate school chefs! • MAGGI Kitchen Showdown entries for 2014 are now open, and close 4 July 2014 • Teams must consist of four students from year 7 and/or year 8 • To register or for information, visit ... More >>

Freshwater Reform applauded by the Fertiliser Association

Thursday, 6 February 2014, 12:20 pm | Network Communication

The Fertiliser Association of New Zealand (the Association) has released its submission to the Ministry for the Environment on the proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2011. More >>

Network Communication Managing Director Appoints Successor

Friday, 22 November 2013, 1:10 pm | Network Communication

Network Communication Managing Director, Dennis Lynch, has announced the appointment of Antonios Papaspiropoulos as Managing Director, effective January 1, 2014. Mr Lynch says that after more than 40 years in public relations, 25 of them at Network, he ... More >>

Auckland house prices in October show steady price increase

Tuesday, 5 November 2013, 10:18 am | Network Communication

October’s residential housing market sales figures for Auckland have shown no early signs of being restrained by the recent curbs placed by the Reserve Bank on mortgage lending. More >>



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