Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: November 2017
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 13:24

Estimated silo return calculator launched

THIS harvest, growers can access estimated silo returns for crops straight from their smartphones, tablets or computers, thanks to a new ESR calculator launched by Agfarm.

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Tuesday, 14 November 2017 13:23

Agfarm market update

HARVEST continues to gather momentum, and with hot and dry conditions forecast, we should see more areas commence harvest in the coming days.

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Tuesday, 14 November 2017 13:22

New gene identified for breeding hybrid wheats

SOUTH Australian researchers have identified new opportunities for breeding hybrid wheats.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:45

Harvesting under a cloud

Wild weather devastates crops

WILD weather has had a devastating effect on Yorke Peninsula crops, with some losing up to 60 per cent of yield potential.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:43

PULLING THE PLUG

Moonta doctors are leaving Wallaroo emergency roster

MOONTA Medical Centre will not provide doctors for the Wallaroo Hospital next year.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:42

Millions for Kadina and Moonta schools

KADINA Memorial and Moonta Area Schools are planning how they will spend millions in extra state government funding.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:41

Cassie sentenced to six years

FORMER southern Yorke Peninsula resident Cassandra Sainsbury was sentenced to six years in El Buen Pastor prison in Bogota, Columbia, for cocaine trafficking on Wednesday, November 1.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:39

Cosi in Aussie of the Year contention

SOUTH Australian household name and former Kadina local Andrew “Cosi” Costello has been named the South Australian of the Year Local Hero and will represent SA in the 2018 Australian of the Year awards.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:39

Date change for YPC Australia Day event

NEXT year’s Yorke Peninsula Council Australia Day celebrations will be held on Australia Day eve, Thursday, January 25, as part of a plan to revamp the event.

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 14:31

Health concerns on the table at Wallaroo

THE health concerns of about 100 people were raised during a forum at the Wallaroo Town Hall on Monday, October 30.

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