News | Business
17 Oct 2019 11:48
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Business

    A Bay of Islands oyster farmer has lost thousands of dollars in stock to thieves, who he says could cripple his business

    A Bay of Islands oyster farmer has lost thousands of dollars in stock to thieves, who he says could cripple his business


    Steve Van Veen, who owns an oyster farm in the Waikare Inlet, has been hit three times in about five weeks.

    Thieves are targeting shellfish that've been harvested, separated, placed in mesh bags and left on racks to fatten up until they were ready for market.

    Van Veen has told the Northern Advocate, the way it's going it could make the business unviable.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Business News
     17 Oct: Eight women have been offered the first New Zealand Cricket domestic development contracts
     17 Oct: A Canterbury woman is fed up her surgery has been rescheduled five times because of ongoing strikes
     16 Oct: Customs have processed a record 14.46 million international passengers in the year ending June
     16 Oct: Waste reduction is one of many wins from new pre-build house factory
     16 Oct: Despite public perception - a dairy farmer says most farmers... are doing they best job they can
     16 Oct: Global dairy prices have edged up point-five-percent at Fonterra's latest overnight auction
     16 Oct: A real estate expert says a lift in the housing market is simply a matter of when, not if
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Japan lock Uwe Helu is dismissing the relevance of his side's 41-7 pre-tournament loss to South Africa ahead of their World Cup quarter-final More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Eight women have been offered the first New Zealand Cricket domestic development contracts More...



     Today's News

    International:
    Donald Trump letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns of Syria offensive fallout 11:47

    Entertainment:
    Lana Del Rey has praised Ariana Grande for her vivid energy 11:22

    International:
    China and Africa are building 'great walls' of trees to hold back the desert. But will it work? 11:17

    Environment:
    Fears everything is not better under the sea.. 11:07

    Entertainment:
    Ellie Goulding suffers from “imposter syndrome” 10:52

    International:
    Harry Dunn's parents meet with Donald Trump at White House, refuse meeting with Anne Sacoolas 10:47

    Business:
    Eight women have been offered the first New Zealand Cricket domestic development contracts 10:47

    International:
    NSW Police investigating after two die in suspicious Tamworth house fire 10:37

    Netball:
    Potential signs Noeline Taurua will step down 10:27

    Entertainment:
    Khloe Kardashian will "never come in-between" Tristan Thompson and their daughter True 10:22


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd