Why we came back to the CBD

In 2007 commercial realtor NAI Harcourts joined the exodus of businesses leaving the struggling CBD. The central city is undergoing a renaissance and NAI Harcourts is glad to back. CBD Association chairwoman Sarah King. NAI Harcourts managing director Mike Neale only has to walk a few metres from his Victoria St office to [...]

Green Kiwifruit faces challenge from climate change

Te Puke’s claim to be the kiwifruit capital of the world may be endangered later this century unless the industry can come up with some climate change-resistant Green varieties, according to new research. The research, carried out by NIWA climate scientist Dr Andrew Tait and Alistair Mowat of Tauranga-based consultants Thought Strategy, focused on the [...]