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Reducing nitrates for industry good

Otago Daily Times - 27 min 12 sec fa
ash16frnl.jpg Grant and Jan Early. Mayfield dairy farmers Grant and Jan Early have been involved in the DairyNZ-led programme, Forages for Reduced Nitrate Leaching (FRNL), which has won an industry award.
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Greens prepped for Brandon Open

Otago Daily Times - 28 min 43 sec fa
The Ashburton Golf Club is expecting a big field for its annual Brandon Open on February 1.
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Enjoying a dip

Otago Daily Times - 29 min 48 sec fa
ash16tinwaldpool.jpg JayJay Simon, 6, Hinarere Simon, 9, Zaylah Morunga, 11, and Mikaere Morunga, 8, (above) were among the scores of people enjoying a dip in the Tinwald Community Pool in the Tinwald Domain last weekend as the temperature around Mid Canterbury hit the high 20s.
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Australian Open qualifier Elliot Benchetrit rebuked for ball-girl banana request

Stuff - 31 min 14 sec fa
Benechetrit asked for his banana to be peeled - the umpire had to step in.
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Gardens add to drama for students

Otago Daily Times - 32 min 33 sec fa
ash16drama_gardens.jpg Big Little Theatre Company (BLTC) summer school students in playful mood at Trotts Garden on Tuesday. Imaginations have been given full rein and Trotts Garden is being used as the impressive backdrop and playground for drama students to "explore" at this year’s Big Little Theatre Company (BLTC) summer school.
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David Harbour and Lily Allen make Red Carpet debut as a couple at the 2020 SAG Awards content

Stuff - 34 min fa
After months of sightings, Stranger Things' David Harbour and Lily Allen made things red carpet official at the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday.
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ACL wins water contract

Otago Daily Times - 34 min 6 sec fa
The district's drinking, stormwater and wastewater services will be managed by Ashburton Contracting Limited (ACL) for the next five years, after the award of the treatment, network operations and maintenance contract by Ashburton District Council.
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City swim team returns for camp

Otago Daily Times - 35 min 12 sec fa
ash16swimmers_here.jpg Christchurch’s JASI swim team members and supporters at their accommodation base, the new lodge in the Tinwald Domain. Some 27 swimmers from Christchurch’s JASI swim team have been enjoying eight days of training at a summer swim school in Ashburton.
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'I'm just over it': After fire, dust and hail play havoc

Otago Daily Times - 36 min 6 sec fa
2020-01-20t000000z_372299453_rc2eje9sg4yx_rtrmadp_3_australia-drought-duststorm.jpg A dust storm approaches a farm northwest of Dubbo in New South Wales on Sunday. Photo: social media/Jason Herbig via Reuters Drought-ravaged parts of rural Australia have been hit by dust storms that threaten to drift over more heavily populated cities including Sydney, bringing a new element to the extreme weather that has dominated the country over summer.
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Speed shear event

Otago Daily Times - 36 min 52 sec fa
Pendarves Young Farmers, Farm Strong and Rakaia’s Railway Tavern are hosting a Young Farmers Speed Shear event. It will be held at the tavern on January 25.
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Birthday treat for Stuart at Plains

Otago Daily Times - 38 min 51 sec fa
Four-year-old Stuart Pouniu (above) got a birthday treat visiting the Plains Vintage Railway & Historical Museum at the weekend.
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Unique personal profiles

Otago Daily Times - 42 min 40 sec fa
The Mid Canterbury early childhood and primary education research team included (back row, from left) Kim Wall, Steph Hansen, Liz Depree, Anne Porter and (front, from left) Vincent Brierly and Amanda Moore. Some Mid Canterbury children moving from early childhood education centres to primary schools this year will be accompanied by unique personal profiles telling their new teachers all about them.
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Kate Moss and her look-alike daughter Lila are the Chicest Duo at Paris Fashion Week

Stuff - 44 min 34 sec fa
Kate Moss brings daughter Lila Moss to Dior Menswear show where they mingled with the Beckhams during Paris Fashion Week.
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Super Rugby comes to town

Otago Daily Times - 44 min 43 sec fa
Right - Methven’s Dallas McLeod will be wearing a Crusader playing strip this season. Rugby fans will have the chance to get up close to their Crusader and All Black heroes when the Crusaders play the Hurricanes in a Super Rugby pre-season game at the Ashburton Showgrounds on Saturday.
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Nine fire crews battling shed fire near Nelson

Stuff - 48 min 9 sec fa
A large shed fire has broken out in Appleby, near Nelson, with nine fire crews battling the blaze.
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Principal relishing comedy spot

Otago Daily Times - 48 min 16 sec fa
Tinwald School principal and part time comedian Peter Livingstone. Tinwald School principal Peter Livingstone likes nothing better than putting a smile on a face, or hearing people laugh. Stand-up comedy is his new thing, and he’s the support act for well-known comedian Ben Hurley at a gig in Methven in March.
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Bumper barley yield for club

Otago Daily Times - 50 min 9 sec fa
Mid Canterbury Vintage Machinery Club president John Stewart says the latest barley straw harvest from the former Tinwald saleyards holding paddock is the best in three years. Photo Struan Christie An eight-hectare holding paddock at the former Tinwald saleyards is still paying dividends for Mid Canterbury machinery fans.
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Tom Hanks once again steals the show at 2020 SAG Awards

Stuff - 51 min 21 sec fa
Tom Hanks has the audience in stitches with his reaction to Eugene and Dan Levy's opening monologue at the 2020 SAG Awards.
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World champs beckon Layna for final time

Otago Daily Times - 52 min 14 sec fa
Layna Hunt is off to the World Championships of Performing Arts in America. Ashburton-grown singer and actor Layna Hunt will represent New Zealand at the talent Olympics in the USA later this year.
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Singing school marks 20th year

Otago Daily Times - 53 min 57 sec fa
Seniors practising at Monday afternoon’s Mid Canterbury Summer Singing School session. The Mid Canterbury Summer Singing School is in its 20th year and this year’s singing intake is rehearsing hard ahead of three public concerts, including a special celebratory gala performance on Saturday evening.
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