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Murray Valley Cricket Association. Division One, 40 overs. Berrigan v Strathmerton. Match played at Berrigan. Toss won by Berrigan. Innings of Strathmerton. DC Cleary b Z Taylor-Nugent51. S Daly c Rennick b Packer44. N Bignell c Rennick b

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Feb 16 2017
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Land Services elections open

Local Land Services board elections will be held on May 31 this year.. The date was set earlier this month, with nominations to be accepted until March 27.. It is the second election for the organisation, which was formed three years ago merging the

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Southern Rive...
Feb 16 2017
Rural

Weeds management strategy meetings

Murray Local Land Services is encouraging interested individuals and organisations to have their say on the draft Murray Regional Strategic Weed Management Plan.. Murray LLS manager of biosecurity and emergency services Geoff Corboy said the plan

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Feb 16 2017
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Weather concerns for Northern Country

Be on high alert for fire danger tomorrow, as the Country Fire Authority has declared a Total Fire Ban across Northern Country, Mallee, Wimmera, North Central and Central districts. . Bureau of Meteorology Senior Meteorologists, Dean Stewart says

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
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Rohan is a bee-liever

At just 19 years old, Rohan Ford already has 131 beehives under his belt, with a vision to double his stock — however daunting that process may be.. His passion for bees and beekeeping began at a young age, when he developed an interest in the

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
Viticulture

Beef and lemongrass stirfry

Beef and Lemongrass Stir-fry. Serves four. Ingredients:. 500g beef rump, thinly sliced. 2 tbsp oil. 2 tsp grated ginger. 2 tsp finely chopped lemongrass (white part only). 3 spring onions, cut into 3cm lengths. 1 large red capsicum, thinly sliced

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
Cropping

Bumper crop year welcomed

Total winter crop production in Victoria is estimated to more than double in 2016-17 off the back of favourable spring conditions and estimated high yields.. The Federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources report is welcome relief for

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Alana Christe...
Feb 21 2017
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Expo entertains

The Seymour Alternative Farming Expo opened its gates on Friday.. Crowds flocked to the three-day event, as young and old came to see what was new and different in agriculture and farming.. It was a fun weekend out for all ages, with Kings Park

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
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Seymour Alternative Farming Expo- Gallery

...Powered by Cincopa <a href='https://www. cincopa. com/media-platform/html-slideshow'>Slideshow HTML</a> for Business solution.<span>Seymour Alternative Farming Expo 2016</span><span>Extra Photos from the event

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
Water

Basin plan threat rejected

A threat by Labor to force the adoption of the 450Gl of extra water for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan has been rejected by irrigators and the Federal Government.. Labor water spokesperson Tony Burke has threatened to move for an amendment to the

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Alana Christe...
Feb 21 2017
Horticulture

Authorities seek tree vandals

Forest Fire Management Victoria is seeking public assistance to identify the person responsible for the illegal removal of tree burls in the Jamieson area.. ‘‘Someone has deliberately removed around 100 burls from trees in the Upper Goulburn

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
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Molyullah blackhole

At beef farmer John Knapper’s farm, set among the rolling hills of Molyullah, there’s one sound you will never hear — a mobile phone ringing.. Mr Knapper lives in a telecommunication black hole. He relies on his landline to receive calls and

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Alana Christe...
Feb 21 2017
Cropping

Government marijuana...

The first medicinal cannabis crop grown by the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources has been harvested as the Victorian Government looks to establish a reliable, safe production pipeline for the supply of it to Victorian

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Rodney Woods
Feb 21 2017
Water

Scorching day delivers...

An on-property clearing sale of extensive farming and cropping plant at Bennelong at Barham has realised more than $1million.. The property was sold recently by Ruralco Property for a price in line with the pre-auction forecast of $8.5million

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2017
Cropping

Victoria's biggest...

Construction of three new solar projects in Victoria’s north-west totalling $500 million and generating more than 200 jobs has been announced as part of the creation of the largest solar farms ever to be built in the state. Renewable energy

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Rodney Woods
Feb 20 2017
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Bishop in US for alliance stocktake

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will get some insight into the next step in the fight against the IS terrorists when she visits the US over the next two days.

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Feb 21 2017
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Aust will vet Central American refugees

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says he won't take Central American refugees who pose a risk to national security under the US deal.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Qld police launch appeal after man's death

North Queensland police say the death of a man whose body was found in a Cairns home is suspicious.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Eight years sought for Bali cop death

Prosecutors have called on a Bali court to jail Australian woman Sara Connor and her British boyfriend for eight years.

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Feb 21 2017
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Malaysia yet to establish what killed Kim

Malaysia says the cause of Kim Jong Nam's death remains unknown.

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Feb 21 2017
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Wood never asked to see Byrne's breasts

Former chauffeur Gordon Wood is suing the state of NSW for damages over his wrongful murder conviction in the death of model girlfriend Caroline Byrne in 1995.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Seven West pulls Seven Group into the red

Kerry Stokes' Seven Group has slipped to a half year loss due to a big writedown on the value of its stake in Seven West Media.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Hackett to seek help for mental issues

Olympian Grant Hackett has thanked his family for their support after his arrest last week and says he's preparing to seek help for his mental health issues.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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NSW won't rush on cannabis for the ill

The NSW opposition's bid to speed up the decriminalisation of cannabis for the chronically ill is negligent, Health Minister Brad Hazzard says.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Govt to put $27m into indigenous health

Indigenous Health Minister Ken Wyatt will announce $27 million to improve the health of babies and mothers.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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Case not made for more Mid East troops:ALP

Labor won't say whether or not it would support sending more troops to fight Islamic State if the US asked.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2017
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