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 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Shearing entries in at fast clip...

Trinity Page-Stevens, of Waimate, skirts the fleece at last year's Waimate Spring Shears. PHOTO: HAMISH MACLEAN Strong entry numbers for the 2020 Waimate Spring Shears show people have been looking forward to a "day out", organiser Warren Whit...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Preserved lemons...

PHOTO: SIMON LAMBERT There always seems to be a lot of uncertainty regarding preserving lemons and what to do with the finished product. As lemons are plentiful right now it is the perfect time to preserve them so they are ready for the summer months....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Complex family legacy — and name — continued on farm...

Tony Glassford of Omakau inspecting the first pasture sown at Drybread in his move to regenerative farming. PHOTO: MARY-JO TOHILL Scottish lairds and ladies, ancient deeds, unimaginable wealth, the slave trade....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Award winners to hold field day...

Southland/Otago Share Farmers of the Year, national competition runners-up and contract milkers Sam and Karen Bennett will hold a field day in Wyndham next month. PHOTO: SUPPLIED Sam and Karen Bennett are hosting a field day in Wyndham to show why they ar...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Southern Dairy Hub hoping for fine weather...

DairyNZ Senior Scientist Dawn Dalley. PHOTO: SUPPLIED DairyNZ senior scientist Dawn Dalley is hoping the Southern Dairy Hub's field day on October 8 will ideally include a farm tour but she is not optimistic the weather will be dry enough....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Kiwis' giving nature impresses new citizen...

Central Otago residents were granted citizenship via the postal service due to Covid restrictions. Getting together this week to celebrate with Central Otago Mayor Tim Cadogan (right) are new New Zealand citizens (from left) Benjamin Porte (France), Susan...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Lamb quins special delivery...

PHOTO: YVONNE O'HARA First-year lifestyle sheep farmers Craig Moseley and Rae Edwards were shocked when one of their Wiltshire ewes produced five lambs last Thursday morning....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Shorter gestation condenses calving...

It takes a team to run Simon and Janine Hopcroft's 750-cow dairy farm at Riversdale. It includes (from left, back) Daniel Kinred, Blaire Gaines (1), Hayden Gaines, Kirsty Gaines, Jess Toole (calf rearer), (front) L J (11) and Harlem Kinred (10), Edie ...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Reducing alcohol harm...

Some may take a cynical and simplistic view of the University of Otago's efforts to reduce the harm from students' alcohol use....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Lime business helps expand biodiversity...

AB Lime conservation and biodiversity ranger Ollie Crawshaw has helped develop a native nursery and also looks after the company's 70ha of native bush under restoration. PHOTO: ABLIME Following some trial and error, plus a little experience, a new nur...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Farmers 'ecstatic' water work funded...

Pomahaka Water Care Group chairman Simon O'Meara (left), and project manager Lloyd McCall inspect plants earmarked for the initiative's next phase, at the group's Tapanui nursery yesterday. PHOTO: RICHARD DAVISON A farmer-led water quality pro...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Proud to reach 30-year milestone...

Earnscleugh Irrigation Company managing director Tony Lepper. PHOTO: MARY-JO TOHILL On Christmas Eve 1989, two Earnscleugh orchardists walked into an Alexandra lawyer's office — and walked out with an irrigation scheme....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Traditional recipes with a vegan twist...

Guest chef Sophia Craig (22) bakes sesame, hemp and dark chocolate cookies in her Dunedin flat. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON As the turmoil of Covid-19 continues to swirl globally, here in our little corner of the world it is time to celebrate our wonderful foo...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

A show of diversity...

After making my way through today's selection, I was left thinking that things are very positive in the world of New Zealand sauvignon blanc....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Valley water quality focus of new group...

Teviot Valley Water Care Group Inc Society treasurer Jeremy Wales. PHOTO: SUPPLIED The Teviot Valley does not have much of a water quality problem — and members of the new Teviot Valley Water Care Group Inc Society (TVWCG) want to keep it that way....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Southern Dairy Hub hoping for fine weather...

DairyNZ Senior Scientist Dawn Dalley. PHOTO: SUPPLIED DairyNZ senior scientist Dawn Dalley is hoping the Southern Dairy Hub's field day on October 8 will ideally include a farm tour but she is not optimistic the weather will be dry enough....

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Lime business helps expand biodiversity...

AB Lime conservation and biodiversity ranger Ollie Crawshaw has helped develop a native nursery and also looks after the company's 70ha of native bush under restoration. PHOTO: ABLIME Following some trial and error, plus a little experience, a new nur...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Award winners to hold field day...

Southland/Otago Share Farmers of the Year, national competition runners-up and contract milkers Sam and Karen Bennett will hold a field day in Wyndham next month. PHOTO: SUPPLIED Sam and Karen Bennett are hosting a field day in Wyndham to show why they ar...

 2020-09-29 15:30 

Otago Daily Times

Shearing entries in at fast clip...

Trinity Page-Stevens, of Waimate, skirts the fleece at last year's Waimate Spring Shears. PHOTO: HAMISH MACLEAN Strong entry numbers for the 2020 Waimate Spring Shears show people have been looking forward to a "day out", organiser Warren Whit...

 2020-09-29 15:21 

Stuff.co.nz

Kuwait ruler Sheikh Sabah dies at age 91...

He is expected to be succeeded by his half brother, the crown prince Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah....

 2020-09-29 15:21 

Newshub

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NZ Election 2020: Labour promised big on housing - has it delivered?...

How far has it got with some of its major policies?...

 2020-09-29 15:02 

Newshub

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Meghan Markle loses latest fight in privacy lawsuit against UK tabloid...

Markle is suing Associated Newspapers....

 2020-09-29 15:00 

Stuff.co.nz

Covid-19: As global deaths surpass one million, scientists say the real toll could be double that...

Actual fatalities from the worst outbreak in a century may be closer to 1.8 million -- a toll that could grow to as high as 3 million by the end of the year, expert says....

 2020-09-29 15:00 

New Zealand Herald

Racing: Awapuni galloper Master Fin takes out NZB Airfreight Road To The Jericho...
 2020-09-29 14:41 

Newshub

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COVID-19: A look back at how the coronavirus pandemic unfolded as death toll tops 1 million...

Here are some key developments....

 2020-09-29 14:38 

Stuff.co.nz

It'll take two months to purge a Texas water system of the brain-eating microbes that killed a child...

A Texas official says it will take 60 days to ensure a city drinking water system is purged of a deadly, microscopic parasite that doctors believed killed a boy....

 2020-09-29 14:36 

Newshub

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Question of the Day: Should toy dolls be anatomically correct?...

Vote in The AM Show Question of the Day....

 2020-09-29 09:16 

Stuff.co.nz

Here's how Brooklyn Daly reacted to being at Eva Marcille's son's first birthday party...

A major milestone has occurred in the Sterling family. Eva Marcille's youngest child, Maverick Leonard Sterling, just had his very first birthday! The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum celebrated the exciting event with friends and family over the weeke...

 2020-09-29 09:13 

Stuff.co.nz

United Arab Emirates to launch spacecraft to moon in 2024...

The United Arab Emirates rover will traverse parts of the moon that have yet to be explored by humans....

 2020-09-29 09:03 

One News

Australian MP floats conscription style system for unemployed to fill farm jobs...

Farmers across the Tasman have warned of crippling labour shortages with restrictions cutting off the supply of foreign workers....

 2020-09-29 09:03 

Stuff.co.nz

Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright reveal the sex of their baby...

Less than a week after confirming Brittany Cartwright is pregnant, the mom-to-be and Jax Taylor confirmed the sex of their baby. The couple hosted a poolside reveal party on Sunday (September 27) and shared the exciting and happy news....

 2020-09-29 08:46 

One News

Regional Pasifika churches receive $10m from PGF...

Twenty seven churches will benefit, as part of the Covid-19 response and recovery plan....

 2020-09-29 08:43 

Radio New Zealand

National overstates benefit of NZ tax cut plan...

Would New Zealanders earning between $50,000 and $70,000 be $3000 better off under National's proposed tax cuts?...

 2020-09-29 08:42 

Stuff.co.nz

Kelly Ripa's daughter Lola Consuelos has the best reaction to mom's nude birthday plans...

After Gwyneth Paltrow celebrated her birthday with a nude photo shoot, Kelly Ripa warned her daughter Lola Consuelos that she may be next....

 2020-09-29 08:37 

One News

Australian aged care and health bosses face inquiry over Covid-19 deaths in nursing homes...

More than 650 aged care residents across 220 facilities have died from coronavirus and thousands more have been infected....

 2020-09-29 08:25 

One News

Australasian company urges NZ against shipping plastic waste offshore...

Astron Sustainability deals with 15,000 tonnes of plastic packaging Kiwis put out for recycling each year....

 2020-09-29 08:17 

One News

Trump's US Supreme Court nominee linked to group that teaches wives to submit to will of their husbands...

Amy Coney Barrett has not commented publicly about her own or her family's involvement....

 2020-09-29 08:05 

One News

US couple to proceed with lawsuit against sperm bank which they claim gave incorrect donor medical history...

The couple chose a donor said to have a clean mental health history, but the donor lied and had been diagnosed with psychotic schizophrenia....

 2020-09-29 08:02 

Stuff.co.nz

Will Smith gives a tour of the fresh Prince of Bel-Air Mansion: Go inside...

In honor of the show's 30th anniversary, Will Smith posted The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air mansion to Airbnb. Watch him tour the epic staycation spot with DJ Jazzy Jeff!...

 2020-09-29 08:00 

New Zealand Herald

Elton John saved Dean Jones from losing $10m on Manchester United...

Dean Jones was on the verge of the biggest gamble of his life, when Elton John intervened....

 2020-09-29 07:58 

One News

Body pulled from Waikato River this afternoon...

Police say the body was found at around 4.20pm today....

 2020-09-29 07:50 

One News

Overseas Kiwis get to place their vote for October election from tomorrow...

But only if they are enrolled and have visited home since the last election....

 2020-09-29 07:49 

Stuff.co.nz

Cameran Eubanks' daughter Palmer has the sweetest tradition with her grandma...

Cameran Eubanks is the first to admit it: feeding a toddler is no easy feat. The Southern Charm mama recently called mealtime with her 2-year-old daughter a "s--t show," and shared that she'd added a Krispy Kreme to her little one's tray a...

 2020-09-29 07:45 

New Zealand Herald

Vote 2020: Judith Collins 'disgusted' after Ardern's dig over her past with the SFO...

'Gosh, the veil is definitely slipping, isn't it? ' she told Heather du Plessis-Allan....

 2020-09-29 07:44 

Otago Daily Times

Labour Party pulls brochures after complaint to watchdog...

The Labour brochures were distributed throughout the Northcote electorate to promote candidate Shanan Halbert. Photo: NZ Herald The Labour Party has pulled its brochures in an Auckland electorate after a complaint to the advertising watchdog....

 2020-09-29 07:44 

Stuff.co.nz

Election 2020: Serious Fraud Office charges may be final blow for NZ First...

OPINION: NZ First has been in desperate territory for months. The laying of charges over a donations scandal could finally knock it off for good....

 2020-09-29 07:41 

Radio New Zealand

Phil Twyford speaks small business in Whakatne...

Labour's Phil Twyford rounded out his visit to the Eastern Bay on Thursday by sinking a cold one at Mata Brewery....

 2020-09-29 07:41 

Radio New Zealand

West Coast DHB chair 'not opposed' to reforms...

West Coast District Health Board chairman Rick Barker says he is not opposed in principle to health reforms that would cull the number of DHBs around the country....

 2020-09-29 07:38 

One News

'Talk about a loveable bird' - Sir David Attenborough reveals favourite NZ bird during Seven Sharp interview...

The environmentalist is also a fan of Aotearoa's conservation efforts....

 2020-09-29 07:20 

Stuff.co.nz

Candidates pass the crayfish...

Invercargill electorate candidates aren't afraid of crustaceans, when they have something to say.....

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