50 days ago

Should councils stop using glyphosate?

Katy Jones Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Environmental activists recently protested outside Nelson City Council, calling for the council to stop using the weedkiller, glyphosate, which they said harms bees. Glyphosate (contained in 90 products in New Zealand, including Roundup) is used by farmers and ecologists alike, but some scientists in New Zealand say we don't know enough its long term effects on the environment, and it should classified as hazardous. What do you think?

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22 minutes ago

Motueka SPCA Op Shop wins Best Team award

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Motueka's SPCA Op Shop struck tough times during the freak hail storm on Boxing Day last year, but the team there banded together and had the shop looking better than before in no time. It was this that won them the SPCA Best Op Shop Team award. Congratulations to the crew! Have you been to the little op shop, and how was your experience?

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8 hours ago

BOXING DAY SALE _ COMES EARLY!

Rob's Furniture Warehouse

WE HAVE HEAPS OF STOCK AND BIG DISCOUNTS

(DON'T FORGET ALL GIFTWARE DISCOUNTED AT LEAST 20% TOO!)

DOWNLOAD OUR LATEST SALE CATALOGUE HERE...

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5 days ago

MISSING LITTLE TEA CUP SIZED DOG FROM KAWAI ST SOUTH

Teena from Maitai

MY FRIENDS TINY LITTLE DOG HAS BEEN MISSING ALL NIGHT FROM KAWAI ST SOUTH. SHE IS A LITTLE PETITE DARK BROWN YORKIE LOOK ALIKE. A REAL CHARACTER BUT ALSO VERY TIMID AROUND STRANGERS. IS POSSIBLY HIDING IN SOMEONES CAR PORT, EATING ANY LEFT OUT CAT BISCUITS. IF YOU LIVE IN THE AREA COULD YOU PLEASE HAVE A LOOK, WE WOULD LOVE TO GET HER HOME SAFELY. HER NAME IS PHILLY. ANY INFORMATION PLEASE TEXT OR CALL ME ON 0274706322 MANY THANKS (SORRY I DON'T HAVE A PHOTO)