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2008-08-05 15:00:27

By BASHAM, Laura Training in agriculture is proving to be a way to get ahead for young people with a love of the outdoors, reports Laura Basham ---- ---------------- FARM PAY IN NELSON REGION Dairy farm worker: $28,000-$35,000 Herd manager: $36,000-$45,000 Farm manager: $55,000- $65,000 Sharemilker: $90,000-$150,000 Other benefits: subsidised accommodation, food, power, phone, transport, and production and performance bonuses. -------------------- Tristan Wastney did not want to go...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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