Kyabram Free Press
Sport

Cats jump Red early

KY RED players and supporters were disappointed after going down to Mooroopna by five goals in under 16 football in a game where they had more of the play and more scoring shots.. The Ky Red boys didn’t seem fired up before Sunday’s game and it

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Kyabram Free ...
May 26 2017
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Be aware of problem signs with gambling

GAMBLING Victorians will be told to be on the lookout for early signs of risky gambling behaviour in a new advertising campaign launched by the Victorian Government.. The harm from gambling starts earlier than you think campaign is the latest

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Kyabram Free ...
May 26 2017
News

Kathy clocks up 20 years

AFTER 20 years at GV Cafe, store owner Kathy Roudis has become a true hero to hungry Ky locals.. Serving burgers, fish and chips and cold drinks since her first day in 1997, Kathy has watched the shop evolve through the years.. Originally found on

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Kyabram Free ...
May 26 2017
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Rural News
Dairy

Concern at visa fees

The ‘‘no-frills’’ federal budget has delivered on some priorities for the dairy industry, but not without raising concerns about changes to visa fees, according to Australian Dairy Farmers.. Interim chief executive officer John McQueen said

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Shepparton News
May 27 2017
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Committee staying in Canberra

The parliamentary committee charged with looking into decentralisation will spend most of its time in Canberra.. The Senate References Committee is conducting hearings into decentralisation of Commonwealth offices but will only visit one rural

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Shepparton News
May 27 2017
Livestock

UDV calling for Q fever program

The UDV have called on the state and federal governments to fund a Victoria-wide Q fever pre-screening and vaccination program in regional areas to ensure dairy farmers and their employees are immunised against the illness.. At the UDV’s annual

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Alana Christe...
May 27 2017
Dairy

Dairy land dwindles

The land area devoted to dairying in the Goulburn Murray region has dropped by one third in less than 10 years, according to new studies released in Shepparton last night.. The reports also found the remaining dairy farms were heavily reliant on

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Shepparton News
May 26 2017
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Workers allegedly underpaid

A Melbourne fruit and vegetable operator is facing court for allegedly providing false records to the Fair Work Ombudsman and for underpaying more than $130000 to two workers.. Stephen Fanous is the director of A & S Wholesale Fruit and

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Shepparton News
May 26 2017
News

Kicking up a stink

Perfumes in household products are causing a stink for a third of Australians who get migraines and asthma attacks from them, new research shows.. The University of Melbourne study, published in the journal Preventive Medicine Reports, found that

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Shepparton News
May 26 2017
Dairy

Pulford pledges support

Victoria’s next generation of dairy farmers have been celebrated with the Andrews Government continuing its support for the industry at the UDV Young Farmers Breakfast held recently.. Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford officially opened the UDV

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Shepparton News
May 26 2017
Livestock

Call to upgrade yards

A community submission says an investment into upgrading the Deniliquin Saleyards to a regional selling centre is paramount to guarantee the future of this essential service to Deniliquin and the surrounding area.. A request seeking funds for the

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Shepparton News
May 25 2017
Dairy

Taking a close look at farming

Community Landcare and Agriculture Leadership program participants explored what dairy farming might look like in the future on a recent trip to the Goulburn Valley.. Now in its fourth year, the program is designed to assist participants develop

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Shepparton News
May 25 2017
Viticulture

Some record May rains...

Last week, a cut off low pressure which moved inland from the Bight region into NSW and QLD brought some heavy rainfalls at scattered places in both NSW and QLD. On Friday morning 19th May, Hay with 42 mms and nearby towns, Boorooban and Burrabogie

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Peter Nelson
May 25 2017
Livestock

Cruelty fines

Animal cruelty offenders have been fined a total of $85000 in the past month.. The cases — one in Kyabram and the other at Tragowel — both saw farmers fined for their failure to look after the welfare of the animals in their care.. Victoria’s

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Shepparton News
May 25 2017
News

Financial body...

The rural financing body dubbed ‘Barnaby’s bank’ will have its home in the NSW central west from next year.. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce announced the Regional Investment Corporation’s Orange headquarters during a visit on Tuesday

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Shepparton News
May 25 2017
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What did 1967 referendum achieve?

As the 50-year anniversary of the groundbreaking 1967 referendum approaches, here's a look at what the campaign achieved for Aboriginal Australians.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Australian leaders condemns Egypt attack

Australian political leaders have condemned a gunmen's attack on a group of Coptic Christians that killed 28 people and wounded 25 others in Egypt.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Tough negotiations ahead: Palaszczuk

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she is prepared for tough negotiations with Indian mining giant Adani over a new royalties scheme.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Jury sent out in Rolf Harris trial

The jury in the trial of Rolf Harris has been sent home for the weekend after starting deliberations on charges he indecently assaulted three teenage girls.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Clinton attacks proposed Trump budget cuts

Hillary Clinton has used a graduation event at her former college to describe US President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts as 'unimaginable cruelty'.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Gunmen kill 28 Christians in Egypt attack

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has called an emergency meeting following an attack on a group of Coptic Christians that left at least 28 people dead.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Johnson lashes 'monstrous' Corbyn speech

Boris Johnson has described as 'monstrous' a speech by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn which linked terror attacks to UK military intervention in the Middle East.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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US, Japan to extend North Korea sanctions

Japanese leader Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump have agreed to extend sanctions against North Korea as the rogue state continues its nuclear ambitions.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Grande to perform Manchester benefit show

American singer Ariana Grande, whose concert in Manchester was the target of Monday's deadly attack, will return to the city for a benefit concert.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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Trump has been complete disaster: Boehner

Former Speaker and fellow Republican John Boehner has described US President Donald Trump's four months in office as a 'complete disaster' so far.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
News

Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event marking Ramadan, breaking with an almost two-decade long tradition.

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AAP News
May 27 2017
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