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Release of Richard Bentley’s book "Innovate!"

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 3:29 pm | Richard Bentley

The growth of our technology-based exporters can be accelerated by making changes to the way our science and innovation system operates. More >>

Happy Because You Sing?

Monday, 12 March 2012, 2:28 pm | Richard Bentley

Some people sing because they are happy, but many more are happier because they sing. If you are like that then here’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Mighty River Harmony is looking for men who get enjoyment from singing. More >>

Win-Win for NZ Meat Industry

Tuesday, 10 January 2012, 10:00 am | Richard Bentley

Win-Win for NZ Meat Industry In a move seen as highly advantageous to New Zealand’s meat industry and independent renderers, the World’s largest manufacturer and supplier of rendering and petfood processing systems, Haarslev Industries of Denmark, has ... More >>

Australia must lead global move towards soil security

Friday, 11 February 2011, 11:56 am | Richard Bentley

Top international soil scientists have called on Australian governments and industry to lead the world in collaborating with farmers to increase soil carbon for improved soil security. The call was made as part of at the recent global soil carbon summit ... More >>

Desperately Seeking Men (Singers)

Friday, 28 January 2011, 4:43 pm | Richard Bentley

Mighty River Harmony is looking for more men who enjoy singing. The very successful Waikato men’s barbershop chorus wants to build membership from the current 60 to around 100, ready for the international barbershop singers’ convention in Brisbane ... More >>

Harmony Masterpiece in Hamilton

Thursday, 8 July 2010, 3:33 pm | Richard Bentley

Weird and wonderful things are going to happen in Hamilton early in September.  Strange groups of men will be hanging around street corners and lurking in malls.  Every now and then they will create such a noise that passers-by will stop and stare ... More >>

Production Focus Leads to Financial Loss on Farms

Monday, 12 February 2007, 9:58 am | Richard Bentley

According to statistics just released, more than 70% of dairy farmers made a loss last season, and an unwise focus on production is the main cause says farm business management specialist Peter Floyd. More >>

Farmers Should be Profit Takers

Thursday, 11 November 2004, 4:34 pm | Richard Bentley

Farmers can be profit makers rather than price takers but they and their financiers need to move away from production driven decision making, according to Waikato farm business specialist Peter Floyd. More >>

Pirates Threaten Waikato

Wednesday, 6 August 2003, 4:21 pm | Richard Bentley

Pirates Threaten Waikato Avast ye scurvy lubbers! Beware a bellicose band of buccaneers is about to invade the region, masquerading as harmonious singers. The cacophonous cutthroats are said to be planning a raid on the New Zealand Barbershop Convention ... More >>




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