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Gravy, pork bun, kūmara and meringue. The possible cancer-fighting sea sponges exciting scientists
They sound like the makings of a nice meal but these sea sponges could help fight cancer.
Whakatōhea Mussels' new $37m mussel processing factory officially opened
So far 42 staff have been hired with plans to recruit a further 66.
Our blue economy: Bay growing 'world-class' aquaculture industry
The eastern Bay, in particular, could become "a powerhouse" for New Zealand aquaculture.
Maketu Pies back and busy with new jobs, initiatives and flavours
Te Arawa Management Limited took over ownership of Maketu Pies in November 2019.
Build begins on $30m food waste to bioenergy facility
There were 94 building consents worth about $19m issued in February.
'Biggest fish I've ever seen': Angler catches 434.5kg black marlin
It is the biggest black marlin landed by a member of one Tauranga club in nearly 60 years.
Summer read: World's largest fish spotted in Tauranga waters
Bay explorer skipper Nik Weyel: 'I had never seen anything like it'
Business investment, strong forestry sector offer Covid relief
Infometrics: Rotorua economic activity fell 3pc in the September quarter
Mainfreight: A sneak peek inside the company's largest transport branch in NZ
The 90-odd staff moved in to the new $40m facility on September 12, 2020
Meet Bryce Heard: Farmer, forester, fisherman - and businessman
Meet Bryce Heard - the farmer, forester and fisherman
'We've had to make some really tough calls': Comvita cuts 90 jobs, but significantly narrows financial losses
Comvita released its audited results for the year to June 30.
Survey: Bay economic confidence slips but 'better than expected'
According to the survey, regional economic confidence in the Bay fell 2 per cent.
'It is very special': Volunteers give Tauranga Sport Fishing Club a makeover
Bagshaw said they helped to rip up carpets, paint the walls and fit new lights
Construction boom: Industry creates $349m and 3000-plus jobs
The construction industry has created more than 3000 jobs in the sub-region in 10 years.
Regional economic confidence in Bay set to continue to climb
A net 28 per cent of Bay households expected the region's economy to improve
Green light: Company gets approval to grow medicinal cannabis
Medical cannabis firm based in Katikati gets two Medsafe cultivation licences.
Maketu Pies: Workers keep their jobs, are new pies planned?
Maketu Foods Limited took over Maketu Pies on November 12.
Former employees of Maketu Pies react to new owners
Maketu Pies changes hands on November 11.
'Maggot' found in chook identified as just chicken
The "maggot" has been identified as simply, chicken
Replica Katikati station on display at model railway show
"It is not just about the trains, it is about creating a scene," enthusiast says.
Water restrictions likely in Tauranga and Western Bay of Plenty
A large water leak has been identified in the Te Puke area.
Protester carries grandfather's ashes to block State Highway 2
Protesters from Fix the Bloody Road are blocking State Highway 2 outside Tauranga
Medical cannabis industry aims to match billion-dollar kiwifruit sector
MediCann has exclusive NZ rights to more than 30 medically certified cannabis strains.
'Mini tornado' lifts garages and flips trampolines in Tauranga
A "mini tornado" ripped through a Tauranga property and lifted a woman's double garage.
Bacterial cattle disease mycoplasma bovis edging closer to Bay of Plenty
Mycoplasma bovis is spreading throughout the country – are local farmers worried?
Kiwifruit worker shortage: Too few willing to work
Why are there not enough people to pick kiwifruit?