Wholly Cow - the art of giving back in the butchery business
A ‘paddock to plate’ philosophy has seen a Cambridge butchery fully embrace sustainability.
Colourful plans for Waikato's premier street art festival
Eight national and international artists will be painting the town red, and a few other colours, during the fifth annual BOON Street Art Festival in March.
Tech Talk - Kiwis ready to dump passwords
Most Kiwis are ready to replace passwords and pin codes with biometrics, according to a recent survey by Visa.
Matamata entrepreneur's passion shines through
In the time it’s taken for a tour of Mata Digital’s spacious, airy offices and then stroll up the street to grab a coffee, it’s easy to see entrepreneur Tim Hampton’s passion not only for his businesses, but for Matamata as well.
Volare - kneading their way to the top
It started with a few loaves of sourdough at the Cambridge farmer’s market.
Huzaifa is about to take part in an exclusive MIT-Harvard Medical School Healthcare Innovation Bootcamp
Born in India, raised in Singapore and educated in New Zealand, life has certainly been a journey for Huzaifa.
Large funding pool towards a new year of arts projects
The Creative Communities Scheme (CCS) Hamilton City funding round is now open to see a new year of arts projects off the ground.
Tompkins Wake a rising star in Legal 500 rankings
A raft of rankings in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 is yet another feather in Tompkins Wake’s cap.
Government funding helps address Waikato housing and skills shortages
This week’s Provincial Growth Fund announcement by the Government will provide a triple benefit of addressing Waikato’s housing shortage.
2020 TechFest attracts industry leaders
Callaghan Innovation boss Vic Crone has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at the 2020 TechFest, recognising the Waikato’s strength in technology and innovation.
Virtual reality eliminates risk and improves safety responses
Taranaki-based First Gas, operator of more than 2,500 km of high-pressure gas transmission pipelines and 4,800 km of gas distribution networks in the North Island, turned to Waikato virtual reality (VR) specialist Company-X to design and develop a custom-built VR training programme.
Local appetites grow for Feast Waikato
Foodies rejoice! The regions’ premier food festival is returning for its second year for four delicious days in April 2020.
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