Current Alerts

Exotic Plant Pest: Tomato Potato Psyllid and Zebra Chip

Biosecurity SA has implemented a new Condition 17 of the Plant Quarantine Standard South Australia, imposing restrictions and prohibitions on hosts in the solanaceae and convolvulaceae families. This directly effects well-known products like potatoes…

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News

Illegal net use sees commercial fisher fined

16 August 2017

A commercial marine scale fisher detected fishing with a net exceeding the lawful specifications has been handed a hefty penalty.

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New trainees get their first taste of Local Government

15 August 2017

Young trainees from the Yorke and Mid North region will today attend their first induction as part of the State Government’s $4 million Regional Youth Traineeship Program.

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Loxton Research Centre wins Master Builders Award

14 August 2017

The newly redeveloped Loxton Research Centre has topped the state at the Master Builders SA 2017 Building Excellence Awards.

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Australian-­first brands app for SA livestock producers

11 August 2017

South Australian livestock producers are the first in the nation to have access to a 'brand' recording app thanks to a collaboration between the State Government and Livestock SA.

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New Ceduna patrol vessel launched

4 August 2017

A purpose-built Fisheries Patrol Vessel (FPV) is joining the Primary Industries and Regions SA Fisheries and Aquaculture fleet, and fittingly the vessel has been named by the local community.

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New trainees get their first taste of Local Government

3 August 2017

Young trainees from the Eyre and Western region and the Whyalla City Council are today attending their first induction as part of the State Government’s $4 million Regional Youth Traineeship Program.

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Dry start to winter affects grain season start

3 August 2017

Seeding for South Australia’s 2017–18 grain cropping season has been prolonged due to the unusually dry start to winter, with the first estimate of the harvest at 6.4 million tonnes.

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Have your say on the regulatory framework for industrial hemp in South Australia

31 July 2017

Regulations governing the cultivation and processing of industrial hemp will be released for public consultation today, with information sessions to be held in metropolitan and regional parts of the State.

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Loxton Research Centre to host SALA exhibition

31 July 2017

The newly redeveloped Loxton Research Centre will join the 2017 South Australian Living Arts (SALA) Festival line-up when it presents a special light painting exhibition and workshop by renowned Adelaide photographer Denis Smith.

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Have your say on $50,000 in funding for Kangaroo Island and the Fleurieu Peninsula

26 July 2017

Voting closes on 7 August for the Kangaroo Island and Fleurieu Peninsula round of the State Government’s $50,000 Fund My Idea community grants program.

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Media Contacts

Kate Husband - Communications Manager, Primary Industries
Email: Kate.Husband@sa.gov.au
Phone: 0423 296 579

Celia Brissenden - Communications Manager, Regional Development
Email: celia.brissenden@sa.gov.au


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