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NZ, Ireland collaboration confirmed

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Similarities between Ireland and New Zealand are leading to collaborations on research and development in the dairy industry.
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Plenty more lambing seasons in store

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Anne and John Benington, of Lawrence, have farmed in the district for many years and are still involved with the business. Photo: Yvonne O'Hara Even though he is 82, John Benington recently completed 57 consecutive lambing seasons. And he is intending to add to that number.
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Rare sheep music to couple's ears

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Country music singers Ron and Kathleen Gallagher have a small flock of some of the rarest sheep in the country.
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Southland Rodeo

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Cowgirls and cowboys from throughout the country were in the South recently competing at the 61st annual Southland Rodeo.
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In the moment

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Growing up in a creative family, it is no wonder Esther Bosshard discovered her talents lie with a pencil and paint brush. She tells Rebecca Fox about experimenting and finding her way.
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Emerging into the light

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Campbell Patterson in the Hocken Library gallery space where his Frances Hodgkins Fellowship exhibition will hang. Photo: Gregor Richardson Having closeted himself away in a studio for the past year, Frances Hodgkins Fellow Campbell Patterson is emerging a little lost and contemplative, finds Rebecca Fox.
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Art Seen: February 15

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions from Baden French, Christine O'Connor, and Pam Hill.
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If all else fails, try a dose of Hancock humour

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Tony Hancock fills 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam, with all kinds of tinctures and tonics to help him get over a cold. Photo: BBC Siberia has become Quarantine Island.
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Risks and rewards to being a student

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Dunedin is welcoming back the many thousands of students who bring with them a vibrancy the city enjoys for nine or 10 months each year.
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McGlashan opening

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
On the Western Front: British troops returning to a rest camp after several days fighting in the trenches. - Otago Witness, 20.2.1918. There was a large number of representative citizens at the opening ceremony of the John McGlashan College, which took place on Tuesday morning.
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Glenorchy's gripes won't be watered down

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Photo: File The decision to chlorinate Glenorchy’s water has the potential to be met with wide discontent, writes Adan E. Suazo.
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More compassionate to allow merciful release

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:30
Photo: File A recent Newshub Reid Research poll has revealed that the vast majority of New Zealanders support euthanasia.
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