Crayfishing – Pots of Gold: A Southland fisherman catches export crayfish off the rugged Fiordland coast. When he’s not moored in the coves of Dusky Sound, he farms venison and velvet at home near Invercargill.
Routeburn Station – Paradise Found: Farming the historic Routeburn Station next to Mt Aspiring National Park is a balancing act between caring for the land and stock, and managing the many passing tourists and walkers.
Bridge to Nowhere – Dan’s Back Yard: The remote Bridge to Nowhere area broke an earlier generation of would-be farmers, but Dan Steele believes tourism and conservation can succeed in making his farm there pay its way.
Under the Alps – Under the Alps: The owners of a classic high-country run invest the profits back into the land, allowing it to maintain old traditions while also developing into a more diverse and productive farm.