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Here’s where you’ll find the top features and analysis published in BayBuzz magazine. As well as the occasional pithy opinion column from our guest authors.

However, not all the treasures of our magazine — culture, lifestyle, opinion, personalities, events and accomplishments to celebrate, humour — are published online. To see the full content of BayBuzz magazine, exactly as published, your paid subscription is required.

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Getting More Active, More Often

06 February 2016

Sport Hawke’s Bay has been a part of the sporting landscape in our region since 1989. Throughout the years, our role has changed dramatically and we are now seen as the independent voice of sport in the community. Our role…

Mark Aspden06 February 2016

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The Louis Vuitton of Food

06 February 2016

Ubi ius, ibi officium – ‘privilege with responsibility’. One bit of Latin every young farmer should be taught. What a great privilege it is to have such a key influence on human health, the environment and, in many cases, animal…

Paul Paynter06 February 2016

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Colonic crisis a killer

06 February 2016

Talk of a national screening programme presents another time bomb, the chronic shortage of specialists, including gastroenterologists and surgeons, the only ones qualified to perform colonoscopies (internal bowel or colon tests). Department of Health figures for 2012, released in October…

Keith Newman06 February 2016

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FINDING A SUPERSTAR EMPLOYEE

06 February 2016

So how do you find your next superstar? That’s easy, you might think – you just put an ad on Seek, on Trade Me Jobs, and on LinkedIn and see who applies. Or you could ask around on Facebook and…

Matthew Miller06 February 2016

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Keeping Te Mata Park in Peak Condition

06 February 2016

‘Ours Forever’ Te Mata Park is unique in many ways. Not only because of its landscapes, ecology and cultural significance, but also its status as private land, managed by the Te Mata Park Trust on behalf of the community. The…

Bruno Chambers06 February 2016

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A Wwoofer Meets a Warm Egg

06 February 2016

Something strange comes over my voice when we have Wwoofers, a mixture of camp mother and documentary voice over. I hear myself do it. Maybe it’s the faltering English or the fresh faces that encourage me to think I have…

Mary Kippenberger06 February 2016

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A LIFETIME OF TRAVELS

06 February 2016

I did not do the standard OE on finishing my university studies. In fact my goal at that stage was to do a Pacific cruise before I settled with commitments. My first venture out of the country was to Sydney,…

John Newland06 February 2016

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TASTE SUMMER GARDENS

06 February 2016

There is something unbelievably satisfying about eating vegetables picked straight from your own garden and meal planning can be based on what is ready to gather. Many local Hawke’s Bay restaurateurs and chefs are now embracing the uniqueness of having…

Prue Barton06 February 2016

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A Slice of Life in Hawke's Bay

06 February 2016

Yes, it does seem like a “slice of life” but it has taken me nearly 75 years to realise that life has slowed down, even though on the other hand “time is flying by”! My first memories go back to…

Jess Soutar Barron06 February 2016