Fonterra Increase Farmgate Milk Price & Revises Forecast Earnings
Business, News
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Business, News
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Fonterra Increase Farmgate Milk Price & Revises Forecast Earnings

News Desk - May 23, 2018

Fonterra Co-operative Group today increased its 2017/18 forecast Farmgate Milk Price by 20 cents to $6.75 per kgMS. Chairman John Wilson says the Co-operative’s strong milk price…

Gore District Council Received Record Number Of Submissions To 10 Year Plan
Gore, Rural
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Gore, Rural
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Gore District Council Received Record Number Of Submissions To 10 Year Plan

News Desk - May 16, 2018

The Gore District Council has received a record number of submissions to its 10 Year Plan with 232 individuals and organisations having their say. Submissions closed last…

New Strain Of Rabbit Calicivirus Confirmed In New Zealand
Rural, Southland
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Rural, Southland
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New Strain Of Rabbit Calicivirus Confirmed In New Zealand

News Desk - May 15, 2018

A new strain of the rabbit calicivirus has been confirmed in a single wild rabbit found on a Marlborough farm. The strain – called RHDV2 – is…

Gore Ready For Growth
Gore, News
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Gore, News
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Gore Ready For Growth

News Desk - May 08, 2018

Over 70 people from all sectors of the community met in Gore yesterday for the first of three workshops to formulate a plan for a vibrant, successful…

Promising Outcomes From Alliance Group’s Hogget Pilot
Business, News
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Business, News
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Promising Outcomes From Alliance Group’s Hogget Pilot

News Desk - May 07, 2018

Leading food company Alliance Group has reported promising outcomes from a pilot programme marketing hogget as a premium product as the co-operative seeks to capture more value…

Duck Hunters Advised To Take Care At Waituna Lagoon
News, Rural
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News, Rural
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Duck Hunters Advised To Take Care At Waituna Lagoon

News Desk - May 03, 2018

Monitoring carried out by Environment Southland shows there are still high levels of the toxic algae planktonic cyanobacteria in the Waituna Lagoon. With duck shooting season opening…

Collinson Road House Destroyed By Fire
News, Rural
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News, Rural
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Collinson Road House Destroyed By Fire

News Desk - May 03, 2018

A house on Collinson Rd between Winton and Invercargill, was destroyed by fire last night (Wednesday May 2nd) By the time firecrews from Wallacetown and Invercargill arrived the …

That Time of Year – Duck Shooting Season Opens on Saturday
Lifestyle, News
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Lifestyle, News
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That Time of Year – Duck Shooting Season Opens on Saturday

Mal - May 02, 2018

Southland Fish and Game Field Officer Cohen Stewart outlines the prospects for the upcoming opening weekend of the duck shooting season. It’s that time of year again,…

Alliance Group Pays Out $5.9M In Loyalty Payments To Farmer/Shareholders
Business, Rural
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Business, Rural
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Alliance Group Pays Out $5.9M In Loyalty Payments To Farmer/Shareholders

News Desk - Apr 30, 2018

Leading food company Alliance Group will reward its committed shareholders with a distribution of $5.9 million in loyalty payments today. The quarterly payments have been made to…

Gore Farmer Gets Second Chance at FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final
Rural, Southland
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Rural, Southland
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Gore Farmer Gets Second Chance at FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final

News Desk - Apr 22, 2018

Gore sheep farmer Logan Wallace has joined the race to be crowned the 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year. The 28-year-old has been named the Otago/Southland…