More Kiwis are cutting back on meat; more farmers are noticing the downturn. So what part does meat play in your diet?
52% I eat meat most days52% Complete
29.2% I am reducing the amount of meat in my diet29.2% Complete
4.5% I eat only white meat4.5% Complete
3% I eat only fish3% Complete
7.2% I don't eat any meat7.2% Complete
4% I don't eat any animal products at all4% Complete
Christchurch City Council's chief executive Karleen Edwards has apologised after a review into the chlorination of the city's water supply found a "lack of a cohesive system" in how the council managed compliance.
Christchurch's neighbouring councils don't plan to help pay for a stadium in the city.
Selwyn mayor Sam Broughton told the Christchurch City Council in May that he supported the idea of rural Canterbury ratepayers contributing, but said this week that financial support from district councils was no longer necessary.
Has the Timaru Yacht and Power Boat Club done the right thing in closing the popular Caroline Bay jetty?
"We don't want to take it away from the public, but repairs to it will cost a quarter of a million dollars, or more,'' says club commodore Hayden Brown.