Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: April 2017
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:38

Become a Nuffield Scholar

THE call is out for the next wave of dynamic, young primary producers who want to join the world’s pre-eminent agricultural study program and become 2018 Nuffield Scholars.

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:37

Managing ascochyta blight in chickpeas

CHICKPEA growers should consider their ability to effectively manage ascochyta blight before planting the crop, according to SARDI.

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YP AG is proud to announce Daniel Hillebrand, from its Kadina branch, has been named ADAMA Young Agronomist of the Year for 2016.

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:35

New ag research intern at Hart

THE Hart Field-Site Group has welcomed Dylan Bruce as its new regional intern in applied grains research.

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:31

Spray drift: think about your neighbours

FARMERS are reminded to be vigilant about the use of agricultural chemicals and the potential impact spraying can have on neighboring properties.

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:23

Your View: Dirty issue

I AM currently fighting for ratepayers in Moonta to receive the same conditions and services as you would expect in a residential area in any town.

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ON Easter Monday, on ABC radio, Minister for Transport Stephen Mullighan went into great detail describing the alternate routes holidaymakers could take when returning from Yorke Peninsula to Adelaide.

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017 14:21

Your View: Raising the dust

I AM a bit confused about District Council of the Copper Coast’s Unsealed Road Policy (YPCT 19-4-17).

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SOMEWHERE along the line, someone ratted on us, they acted purely in the interest of multinational corporations, bagmen for the movers and shakers, but not for ordinary, hardworking Aussies.

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Wednesday, 19 April 2017 15:01

Your View: Nuclear not the answer

RE: Power problems solved (YPCT 11-4-17), Kym Bray has made a few incorrect assumptions about power generation.

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