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Women's golf

The Irish Stableford teams-of-three event was enjoyed by all who played. Captain Bev made sure there were plenty of prizes to be won. Most golfers got into the spirit and dressed for the occasion, wearing green hats, shirts and green tinsel on their

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Tatura Guardian
Mar 22 2017
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Still strong after 50 years

La Trobe University celebrated 50 years of education and the Shepparton campus courtyard was the centre of local celebrations recently.. Live music, a barbecue lunch followed by a cake cutting and some words from La Trobe pro vice-chancellor

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Tatura Guardian
Mar 22 2017
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Baring it all for good cause

The youngsters of Tatura are clearly not afraid to bare it all this month with teenager Timothy Runciman-Forster also taking part in this year’s World’s Greatest Shave.. The 14-year-old and his family and friends gathered at Hill Top Golf and

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Tatura Guardian
Mar 22 2017
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GMA board resolution

Game Management Authority chair Brian Hine has welcomed the decision to extend his appointment just four months into the job, as he now turns his focus to the the possibility of leading the authority with an entirely new board.. Mr Hine will lead

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Mar 26 2017
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GRDC holds meetings

Grain growers and agronomists in southern NSW are being invited to a series of regional meetings run by the Grains Research and Development Corporation.. The meetings — including those in Finley, Mulwala and Temora — have been initiated by the

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Shepparton News
Mar 26 2017
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Farmers feel upbeat about the new year

Victorian farmers have started 2017 on a positive note, with four out of five expecting this year to be similar to, or even better than, the last.. But low wheat prices have put a dent in grain grower confidence, although buffered by the bumper

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Shepparton News
Mar 26 2017
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Good health can lift happiness

New research released to coincide with the International Day of Happiness (March 20) reveals that when we feel good about ourselves physically, it can lead to us taking greater care of other areas in our life, shifting momentum to a happier you

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Shepparton News
Mar 25 2017
Livestock

Call to confine RSPCA to domestic cases

The VFF has called on the Victorian Government to prevent animal activist groups from gaining the power to police farm practices in a submission to a parliamentary inquiry into the Victorian branch of the RSPCA.. The organisation urged the

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Shepparton News
Mar 25 2017
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Farmer wants answers over aerodrome

A sixth-generation Pine Lodge farmer is concerned his property is the preferred site for the potential relocation of the Shepparton Aerodrome.. Pork producer John Laws says the future of his farm might be ‘‘up in the air’’ after he was last

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Shepparton News
Mar 25 2017
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Carp on the rise

A leading river systems expert says unregulated flooding and increased environmental flows will also increase the numbers of invasive fish species such as carp.. Dr John Conallin said the current Murray-Darling Basin Plan approach of inundating

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Shepparton News
Mar 24 2017
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Soil innovator visits region

The country’s future agricultural innovators are among those who heard from one of the world’s best soil farmers recently.. Rick Bieber from South Dakota in the United States visited the Pine Lodge farm of David Cook as part of his Australian

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Shepparton News
Mar 24 2017
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Blue-green algae warning

Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in various locations within the Central Goulburn and Loddon Valley Irrigation Areas after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.. The following

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Shepparton News
Mar 24 2017
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Grain interest high in...

The recent Australian Grains Industry Conference event in Shanghai, China was sold out, which demonstrates strong interest in China for Australian grains, according to Grain Trade Australia.. AGIC Asia returned to China after two successful AGIC

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Shepparton News
Mar 24 2017
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New chair announced

Murray Goulburn Co-operative has announced the appointment of John Spark as chairman with effect from April 1 and the retirement of Philip Tracy from the chairmanship and board on March 31.. Mr Spark will join the boards of Murray Goulburn and

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Shepparton News
Mar 24 2017
Livestock

Taminick stud holds...

Witherswood Angus, based in Taminick, was expecting a high level of interest for its sale on Tuesday, March 21 at which 71 bulls were to go under the hammer.. Stud manager Ian Peake said many of the bulls, ranging from 18 to 22 months old, came from

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Shepparton News
Mar 23 2017
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EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan

Donald Trump will sign an order this week to unwind environmental policy established by the Obama administration.

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AAP News
Mar 27 2017
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Hanson to go on strike over sugar

Pauline Hanson is threatening to effectively go on strike as she pushes the Turnbull government to intervene in a Queensland sugar dispute.

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AAP News
Mar 27 2017
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PM asks watchdog to review power prices

The Turnbull government has instructed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to undertake a review the nation's electricity market.

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AAP News
Mar 27 2017
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Debbie moving slowly towards Qld coast

Tropical cyclone Debbie is moving slowly towards Queensland's north coast, as authorities again warn residents to go to safety or prepare to bunker down.

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AAP News
Mar 27 2017
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Turnbull faces new opinion poll shock

A new opinion poll has shown the Turnbull government is trailing Labor by 10 points, just one week after another poll showed a bounce for the coalition.

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AAP News
Mar 27 2017

The 10 best moments from Round One - AFL

The 10 best moments from Round One - AFL

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Debbie expected to hit Townsville early

Tropical cyclone Debbie is expected to hit Townsville earlier than first forecast and with a decision on evacuations to be made early on Monday.

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AAP News
Mar 26 2017

Hawkins kicks a beauty from the boundary - AFL

Hawkins kicks a beauty from the boundary - AFL

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Round 1 AFL - Adelaide v GWS Giants Highlights

Round 1 AFL - Adelaide v GWS Giants Highlights

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Qld residents refuse to evacuate

Residents living in far North Queensland are refusing to evacuate their homes ahead of Tropical Cyclone Debbie's landfall.

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AAP News
Mar 26 2017
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Qld's Bowen braces for the worst

Homes and schools in the coastal Queensland town of Bowen may not survive a strong hit from Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

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AAP News
Mar 26 2017
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