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Stage one of Central Plains Water begins
Radio New Zealand

Stage one of Central Plains Water begins

An irrigation scheme that is expected to add $1 billion to the country's economy each year will be turned on in Canterbury tomorrow. The Central Plains Water scheme will irrigate 60,000 hectares of dairy, horticulture and stock land between the ... Radio New Zealand, 7 hours ago
Reliable water is key in dairy downturn The Press NZ, 1 week ago
Canty plains irrigation scheme opens Radio New Zealand, 2 weeks ago

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Sunday Star-Times

Rising costs, slashed payouts hit Canterbury dairy workers and communities

Dairying has been a trigger for large-scale infrastructure spending, like earthmoving and pipe-laying for the Central Plains Water (CPW) scheme. Prime Minister John Key was at Hororata on Friday to open stage one of the three-stage project.
 Sunday Star-Times2 weeks ago
Sunday Star-Times

Receivers uncertain if unsecured creditors of Canterbury pipe company will be paid

John Kirk-Anderson Water pipes at the Central Plains Water scheme. The receivers of pipe maker Aquaduct say it is too early to determine if unsecured creditors will be paid. They have posted their first report which calculates ...
 Sunday Star-Times2 months ago No clarity for unsecured creditors of Canterbury pipe company  The Press NZ2 months ago

Christchurch Fanfare sculpture

A new permanent landmark can be seen standing tall over the Canterbury Plains, as Neil Dawson's Fanfare , New Zealand's largest public sculpture, was officially presented and illuminated for the first time on June 10. Fanfare has progressed ...
 The Big Idea2 months ago
The Press NZ

X marks the winning spot

Andrew Johnstone Canterbury orienteer Katie Cory-Wright competing at Tekapo. Running fast, reading a map at the same time, and making quick decisions that's what makes a toporienteer. The sport is competitive, but it's also great for ...
 The Press NZ14 hours ago
The Press NZ

Fonterra community fund helps two volunteer rural crews to douse flames

Alford Forest, Mid Canterbury rural volunteer fire crew attending a typical scene A new four-stroke pump mounted on a tanker is helping the Alford Forest rural fire force, just as a base radio is helping a crew at Swannanoa to relay messages. ...
 The Press NZ3 days ago
The Press NZ

Pipe-maker carries on with Steel &Tube

Central Plains Water Scheme used Aquaduct piping Listed steel products supplier Steel & Tube has bought the Canterbury-based pipe-maker Aquaduct NZ for $8 million. Aquaduct, a supplier of piping to the Central Plains Water (CPW) irrigation ...
 The Press NZ6 days ago Steel &Tube buys Canterbury pipe company days ago

Central Plains Water scheme construction sets scene for irrigation expansion

Kayakers in a lazy daze on an off-shoot of the Rakaia River have been given an escape ladder in case they get trapped in the Central Plains Water canal. Jetboaters have been given a turning circle so they don't get stuck, while fish that make it ... week ago Central Plains Water scheme reinvigorates "lost" civil engineering skills  The Press NZ1 week ago Irrigation scheme goes extra mile  The Press NZ1 week ago 'Lost' dam-builder skills revived week ago
The Press NZ

Record entries in Champion Canterbury business awards

KIRK HARGREAVES Last year's Champion Canterbury Business Awards supreme winner, small business, was Ryan Sanders of Haka Tours. The Champion Canterbury Business Awards 2015 have attracted a record 196 entries, 21 per cent more than the last ...
 The Press NZ1 month ago Keen contest for Champion Canterbury business awards month ago
New Zealand Herald

OIly Rag: Cloves for a creepy crawly invasion

Last week NS from Canterbury asked for pet-friendly ideas for controlling insects like ants and spiders. Gaynor from Paraparaumu has this anti-ant tip. "I sprinkle ant sand around the exterior of my house. I also put plastic containers of cloves ...
 New Zealand Herald1 month ago Oily Rag column: Ants, tips and mountains of mandarins month ago
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