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By taking the bus you support worthy cause

THE Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation will be supported every time you buy a bus ticket this April.. Launched by Paul Shearman of Heathcote McIvor Transit, the FareGO! initiative will donate 10 per cent of this month’s ticket revenue to aid

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Apr 20 2017
Sport

League switch

HEATHCOTE Junior Football Netball Club will no longer be competing in the Seymour and District Junior Football League in 2017.. Instead the club will enter an under 12s football team in the Bendigo Junior Football League after being unable to field

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Apr 20 2017
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Join the table at a shared dinner

LOCALS are encouraged to gather over a meal at tomorrow night’s shared dinner event.. Held at the Heathcote Community House, the night aims to bring the community together to mingle and enjoy seasonal flavours.. “The idea stems from the

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Apr 20 2017
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New hope for type 1 diabetics

A new glucose monitoring device has been found to cut by more than a third the length of time people with type 1 diabetes experience dangerous drops in their blood sugar levels.. The sensor device is worn on the back of the arm and scans

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Shepparton News
Apr 23 2017
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Award for innovation

New Holland’s ingenuity and innovative approach has received recognition from the international jury panel of agricultural experts, who awarded the coveted Silver Innovation Medal to the New Holland NHDrive concept autonomous tractor.. The tractor

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Shepparton News
Apr 22 2017
Cropping

New balers built tough

Case IH has unveiled its new series of large square balers, designed for the toughest crop types in the most challenging of conditions, to the Australian market.. The Case IH LB434 XL series retains the features and adaptability of the current LB434

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
Livestock

Reduce risk of ISLs forming

Liz Cresswell is an English vet currently working at the Kyabram Veterinary Clinic. She qualified as a vet in Nottingham in the United Kingdom and worked there for 15 months to complete a postgraduate qualification in farm animal veterinary

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
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South Coast Holstein wins Supreme Champion for second...

After a detailed countback process which resulted in the need for a final adjudicator, a Holstein cow from Jaspers Brush in the NSW Shoalhaven has won the title of Supreme Champion Dairy Female at the 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show. . But the story

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
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Recipe of the week

Lamb Steaks with Cheesy Mashed Potatoes and Silverbeet. Serves 4. Ingredients:. 4 x 200g lamb steaks, fat trimmed. 800g desiree potatoes, peeled, roughly chopped. 175g unsalted butter, roughly chopped. 160ml ( cups) milk. 60g ( cup) finely grated

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
Livestock

Young bulls on rise

The recent release of Australian Breeding Values by DataGene shows more young, high quality Holstein bulls coming through the ranks over the past year.. The April ABV release is the first published by DataGene, which has taken on the genetic

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
Water

Kioti a good fit

The Farm at Byron Bay currently has three Kioti tractors and two Mechron UTVs from KC Farm Machinery in Lismore, NSW.. Visitors and online viewers at The Farm can catch on-site action with the 80hp RX8030 tractor and loader; the 42hp CK4210 with

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Shepparton News
Apr 21 2017
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VFF seeks extension

Victoria’s peak farm body is calling on the Federal Government to double-down on investment in agricultural businesses by extending an initiative for small businesses to instantly write-off assets worth up to $20000.. In a new campaign to

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Shepparton News
Apr 20 2017
Water

Women are taking the...

Women are leading the fight to revitalise communities, according to the Southern Riverina Irrigators group, with three women from the region attending the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal hearing into fees and charges for food producers

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Shepparton News
Apr 20 2017
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Free transport webinar

A free webinar covering road safety and infrastructure challenges posed by the operation of agriculture vehicles and equipment on public roads will be held next week.. Hosted by Advantia Transport Consulting senior engineer Adam Ritzinger on Friday

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Shepparton News
Apr 20 2017
Cropping

Soil disease levels...

Take-all could pose a significant risk to southern NSW wheat crops this year, prompting calls for growers to prioritise PREDICTA B testing in the lead-up to the winter season.. Results from PREDICTA B DNA-based soil tests suggest that take-all

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Shepparton News
Apr 20 2017
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Adelaide men charged over $119m ice haul

Three SA men have been charged over 119kg of the drug ice that was found within a commercial equipment delivery arriving in Melbourne from Malaysia.

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Apr 24 2017
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Tensions escalate between US, NKorea

Tensions are rising with Washington and its allies fearing Pyongyang will conduct another nuclear missile test or launch more ballistic missiles.

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Apr 24 2017
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Caution to keep Anzac respect in mind

Thousands of Australians are preparing to commemorate those fallen in battle at Anzac Day services around the country.

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Apr 24 2017
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Inflation set to match RBA target

Consumer prices in the March quarter are expected to have lifted 0.6 per cent on the back of rising costs for petrol and for fruits and vegetables.

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Apr 24 2017
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Australia eyes Hong Kong trade deal

Trade Minister Steve Ciobo is taking the first steps towards a free trade agreement with Hong Kong, calling for public submissions.

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Apr 24 2017
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Auctions surge, but clearance rate slips

The number of auctions held in the capital cities in the week to April 23 more than tripled to 1,732, but the clearance rate slipped.

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Apr 24 2017

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Cars burned in French election protests

Protests have broken out in Paris after Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen emerged winners of the first-round presidential vote.

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Apr 24 2017
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Tatts predator to allow dividends

Pacific Consortium says dividend payments to Tatts shareholders won't affect its $4.21-a-share offer should a transaction take longer than expected.

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Apr 24 2017
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Commonwealth Games tickets go live

Applications for the ticket lottery for seats at next year's Commonwealth Games have gone live, with not even the premier technically guaranteed a spot.

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Apr 24 2017
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