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<br /> GrowinG nZ farminG<br /> ENVIRONMENTAL<br /> EXCELLENCE<br /> ON OTAGO DAIRY FARM<br /> INDOOR LAMBING TRIAL<br /> MERINO<br /> MEAT<br /> UPDATE<br /> GETTING THE<br /> BALANCE<br /> on Te Aroha Station<br /> FARM DIVERSIFICATION<br /> BRING US OUR DAILY BREAD<br /> MOULDING GENETICS IN<br /> SOUTH CANTERBURY<br /> NIWA CHALLENGED<br /> FINISHING FOCUS<br /> ON PUKETOTARA<br /> STATION<br /> Lifting deer productivity<br /> Grant Charteris is a key part of industry roll-out page 54<br /> November 2012<br /> incl gst<br /> $10.00<br /> MACHINERY<br /> 10-point checklist for buying<br /> and maintaining a maxi-till<br /> HUGH WILLIAMS<br /> Ravensdown Memorial Scholarship<br /> Are you a student<br /> or p ann ng to be?<br /> li<br /> Then talk to us today about ho e<br /> can help ake it easier!<br /> r r to ards an<br /> aogrrdicaul<a title="CW Nov 2012 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=1"> GrowinG nZ farminG ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE ON OT</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=2"> HUGH WILLIAMS Ravensdown Memorial </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=3"> You get $5000 per year, farming gets</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=4"> Vetrazin® Spray-On Vetrazin® Spray-On o</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=5"> “You need products that a</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=6"> Contents 66 BOUNDARIES Richard an</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=7"> FACTS The outlook on beef prices. </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=8"> WELCOME | editor’s note Careful managers on t</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=9"> BOUNDARIES | coastal lamb SEASONAL </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=10"> The best form of defence is Attack </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=11"> BOUNDARIES | herefords An era to remember Sher</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=12"> Schools challenged Sandra Taylor It was a di</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=13"> BOUNDARIES | book reVieW Into the soul of Otag</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=14"> BOUNDARIES | hunting </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=15"> BOUNDARIES | ploughing Cup ‘out the back’ Andr</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=16"> HOME BLOCK | column Phil Taylor – feeling</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=17"> HOME BLOCK | column Tracing the past peter </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=18"> HOME BLOCK | column Sheep don’t give a toss T</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=19"> surprise at the rear end of far too many ewes. I </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=20"> HOME BLOCK | column School hub of the communit</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=21"> Soil science If some scientific results are pu</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=22"> HOME BLOCK | student City boy takes up agricultur</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=23"> You never stop striving for better results </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=24"> NOTEBOOK Worth a visit The Plant Science dep</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=25"> FACTS High prices around a while yet Nick Hand</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=26"> HOME BLOCK | local legend When the sky falls M</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=27"> once a month and tries to keep his mind occupied </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=28"> LOCAL LEGEND | traVel profit in farm shops Jame</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=29"> </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=30"> BUSINESS | otago The federation argues the best</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=31"> authorities within the Otago region have expresse</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=32"> Erosion on the Waituna Stream, th</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=33"> BUSINESS | aWard Striking a balance Lynda Gray</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=34"> This fenced pond includes the limestone remains o</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=35"> 1FIN.ANCE FROM 95%* The instruction to our sales</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=36"> Call for more study James is one of many Otag</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=37"> BUSINESS | niWa Calculating climate change </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=38"> BUSINESS | climate Trust to appeal court ruling </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=39"> Niwa for revision would be written in a scientific</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=40"> NIWA waits on appeal A Niwa spokesman told Co</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=41"> BUSINESS | pgp funding Fertiliser project gets </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=42"> BUSINESS | pgp Commercial value protected </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=43"> B ❘ YOUNG COUNTRY ❘ NOVEMBER - Close watch </a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=44"> BUSINESS | merino meat premium contract Joanna</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=45"> The three-year supply contract is full. Photo: Sa</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=46"> BUSINESS | silere Silere flavours popular with c</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=47"> BUSINESS | beef branding It’s all under the sk</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=48"> ➡ 47 work goes mostly unrewarded. So what m</a> <a title="CW Nov 2012 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b059b4eb?page=49"> Connect Without Compromise. 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