Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: March 2018
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 14:08

Preseason junior soccer tournament at Moonta

Adelaide City, Pirie Demons and Yorke Peninsula junior soccer players enjoyed a preseason tournament at Moonta Area School on Saturday, February 17.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 14:06

$25m fertiliser facility opened

FERTILISER dealers and trucking contractors were among 100 guests who celebrated the official opening of Incitec Pivot Fertilisers’ new $25million Port Adelaide distribution facility on February 26.

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NATURALLY Yorke Community Action Planning group is holding workshops in Warooka and Paskeville this month and next.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:57

Ben on the hunt for funky farming ideas

FARMERS will gain an insight into farming operations through the eyes of Bordertown’s Ben Hunt – aka @funky_farmer – during the Getting the Crop In seminar, held in Clare on Thursday, March 14.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:56

YP AG soil pit workshop a success

LOCAL farmers learned about limitations in their soil and how to better their soil during a workshop on Thursday, March 1.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:35

Your View: Make your vote count

AS polling day approaches I wanted to share my learnings from a recent exercise. I wanted to understand what motivated the Narungga candidates to run for public office so I set about engaging with them.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:34

Your View: Xenophon TV ad

WELL, that’s it for me. No way known I could vote for Mr X (Nick Xenophon) after his dismal rap music advert.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:33

Your View: How-to-vote cards

I QUESTION the need to be “greeted” by beaming bearers of how-to-vote and who-to-vote-for pamphlets on election days.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:33

Your View: Liberals’ ag policies

I ATTENDED the debate at Port Wakefield involving Liberal candidate for Narungga Fraser Ellis and SA-BEST candidate Sam Davies.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 13:32

Your View: Council rates

IT was disturbing to see blatant misrepresentation and fraudulent statements being made in an advertisement in newspapers published across South Australia and financed by the Local Government Association, an organisation funded by ratepayers from their council rates.

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