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Agribusiness Rich Listers at odds over $115m Rangitata water scheme

The cost has blown out to more than $115m and the time to complete the reservoirs has increased from two to more than four years.

Chris Hutching
Tue, 19 Jan 2016

South Canterbury agribusiness moguls are contesting ownership of a $115 million irrigation scheme alongside the Rangitata River.

Waimate NBR Rich Lister Gary Rooney has been building the scheme, comprised of seven massive ponds alongside the mountain-fed river.

The cost has blown out from $82

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Chris Hutching
Tue, 19 Jan 2016
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Agribusiness Rich Listers at odds over $115m Rangitata water scheme
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