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July 2012

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Whakatane dairy farm effluent sentencings

Wednesday, 4 July 2012 4:00 p.m.

A body corporate and two individuals were today sentenced in the Whakatāne District Court for the unlawful discharge of dairy effluent after separate prosecutions brought agai...

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Flooding pasture may be good for lake water quality

Wednesday, 4 July 2012 11:45 a.m.

Farmers in the Rotorua catchment are experimenting to see if controlled flooding of some of their best pasture land can capture phosphorus during storms and stop it polluting ...

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Working together to reduce the cost of doing business

Wednesday, 4 July 2012 9:00 a.m.

Bay of Plenty Regional Council and Tauranga City Council are among 10 organisations to join forces in a bid to increase freight efficiencies throughout the upper North Island....

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Recommendation to raise Bay of Plenty bus fares

Tuesday, 3 July 2012 11:00 a.m.

Bay of Plenty Regional Council's Public Transport Subcommittee has received a report recommending an increase to bus fares in the region. The final decision on bus fare incre...