Farm­ing with spring in step

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Sir Dry­den Spring has been in­ducted as a 2013 lau­re­ate for the New Zealand Busi­ness Hall of Fame.

Sir Dry­den, who grew up in Wal­ton, be­gan his ca­reer in farm­ing but soon found it was the sec­tor’s ad­min­is­tra­tive side that at­tracted him most. He was chair­man of the New Zealand Dairy Board and its fore­run­ner for 17 years.

He also rep­re­sented New Zealand’s in­ter­ests in Asia, serv­ing on the APEC Em­i­nent Per­sons Group,

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