Cattle Rescued As Fire Engulfs Dairy Sheds Near Balclutha
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News, Rural
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Cattle Rescued As Fire Engulfs Dairy Sheds Near Balclutha

News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

A large fire in Otago, which trapped cattle in burning dairy sheds, has been contained. no caption Emergency services were called to the blaze among tree debris…

Results Announced For The 2018 Fonterra Elections
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Farming, News
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Results Announced For The 2018 Fonterra Elections

News Desk - Nov 12, 2018

Returning Officer Warwick Lampp, of electionz.com Ltd, has declared the final results of the 2018 elections for the Fonterra Board of Directors, Directors’ Remuneration Committee and Shareholders’…

Fonterra Revises 2018/19 Forecast Farmgate Milk Price
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News, Rural
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Fonterra Revises 2018/19 Forecast Farmgate Milk Price

News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today revised its 2018/19 forecast Farmgate Milk Price from $6.75 per kgMS to a range of $6.25-$6.50 per kgMS and increased its forecast…

Alliance Group Overseas Recruitment Necessary in Tight Labour Market
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Business, News
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Alliance Group Overseas Recruitment Necessary in Tight Labour Market

Business Hub - Aug 15, 2018

Alliance Group’s plan to recruit 100 overseas workers is a necessary move and representative of Southland’s increasing labour-force shortages, Southland Chamber of Commerce chief executive Sheree Carey…

Fonterra Announces Interim CEO
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Business, News
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Fonterra Announces Interim CEO

Business Hub - Aug 15, 2018

Fonterra Co-operative Group (FCG) has announced that Miles Hurrell will take over as the Co-operative’s interim Chief Executive with immediate effect. Mr Hurrell is currently the Co-operative’s…

Gore DC Install Ice Warning Lights On Crawford Road
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Gore, News
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Gore DC Install Ice Warning Lights On Crawford Road

News Desk - Aug 07, 2018

The Gore District Council has installed blue flashing warning lights on a section of road renown for becoming icy in winter in a bid to improve motorists’…

Alliance Group Rolls Out Winter Workshops For Farmers
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Business, News
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Alliance Group Rolls Out Winter Workshops For Farmers

News Desk - Jun 27, 2018

Leading food company Alliance is launching a Winter Workshop Series for farmers next month. The co-operative is holding 12 workshops across the country for a range of…

Some Good Advice From An Old Farmer
Entertainment, Rural
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Entertainment, Rural
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Some Good Advice From An Old Farmer

Editor - Jun 11, 2018

Absolutely wonderful words of wisdom Advice from An Old Farmer Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong. Keep skunks and bankers at a distance. Life…

Southland Man Injured While Duck Shooting
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News, Rural
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Southland Man Injured While Duck Shooting

News Desk - Jun 09, 2018

Police and Ambulance were called to a rural property in the western districts area of Southland this morning, after a 46-year-old man suffered a shotgun wound to…

Realignment of State Highway 1 (SH1) Edendale to Start In Weeks
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Business, Rural
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Realignment of State Highway 1 (SH1) Edendale to Start In Weeks

News Desk - May 31, 2018

A contract has been awarded to build a bypass to take State Highway 1 (SH1) to the north-west side of Edendale, in Southland. Work is expected to…