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Future stars hit the court

Aspiring young tennis players from around the South Island will converge on Ashburton this weekend for a (more)

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Cutting-edge Citroen

Citroen welcomed a staggering 1.3 million visitors to their (more)

Celebrating India’s dance, delicacies

Each year Diwali showcases not only India’s dance, design and (more)

A very revealing afternoon

To know or not to know, that was the question. I attended my (more)

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Future stars hit the court

Aspiring young tennis players from around the South Island will converge on Ashburton this weekend for a big annual tennis (more)

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Browne eyes national singles title

Ashburton’s Richard Browne is looking to follow up his first South Island petanque singles title with a national one when he heads to (more)

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Waireka youth in national demand

When Croquet New Zealand announced its under-21, youth and junior squads recently, Mid Canterbury featured prominently. Eight young Mid (more)

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New seed base for PGW

PGG Wrightson will have a new seed base of 90 staff by next year at a research and innovation hub at the AgResearch campus opposite Lincoln (more)

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Farmers ahead of the play

A couple of big announcements last week have had us talking to the media about freshwater management and climate change. My message to (more)

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United States market for New Zealand wool

Wealthy United States carpet lovers are about to get easier access to luxury floor coverings made from New Zealand wool as Carrfields (more)

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Celebrating all things country

Students, pets and two local primary schools joined forces to celebrate all aspects of rural living yesterday. There was an absence of (more)

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Waireka youth in national demand

When Croquet New Zealand announced its under-21, youth and junior squads recently, Mid Canterbury featured prominently. Eight young Mid (more)

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AshColl a ladder of opportunity

Ashburton College. When we hear these two words, its three core values certainly come to mind; achieve quality, show pride, have (more)

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A very revealing afternoon

To know or not to know, that was the question. I attended my first ever gender reveal party on Saturday. An emotionally-charged (more)

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Helping New Zealand businesses innovate

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Research, Science and Innovation Minister Megan Woods recently announced the Government’s new research (more)

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The leaks that took three years to fix

Whether you were an early objector or a late acceptor, most in the Ashburton District would be pretty proud of our heritage and art (more)

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