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Turning Australia’s food waste into profit

16 January 2019

South Australia’s success in getting the proposed Fight Food Waste Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) funded was a much-welcomed outcome for former South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) project director Dr Steven Lapidge.…

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Riverland wine preparing to join the China party

16 January 2019

Chinese families could soon be toasting local celebrations with a glass of Riverland wine thanks to a wine-obsessed Adelaide scientist’s approach to product development.

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Caring for animals during heat

15 January 2019

Animal owners are being reminded to take appropriate precautions to ensure they are properly cared for during the extreme temperatures forecast across the state this week.

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First appointments to Minister's Recreational Fishing Advisory Council

4 January 2019

The State Government is delivering on its election commitment to establish a Minister's Recreational Fishing Advisory Council with the appointment of four members representing recreational fishing organisations.

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Consultation opens on the vision to create a Riverland Wine and Food Centre

4 January 2019

A discussion paper for a Riverland Wine and Food Centre has been released today to seek the views of local industry and communities in shaping the concept.

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Zero tolerance against fruit fly at Yamba

4 January 2019

The State Government has stepped up its fight against fruit fly with a zero tolerance approach to come into effect at the Yamba Quarantine Station from today.

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Prawn fishery co-management to continue following successful trial

2 January 2019

The Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery will continue to be managed by both the State Government and industry, following the completion of a successful first year trial of arrangements to allow industry to play a greater role in administering the fishery and…

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SARDI joins forces with Adelaide University to increase agricultural research capability

2 January 2019

The State Government has signed a significant agreement with the University of Adelaide to deliver benefits in research, development and extension for primary industries in the state.

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Border sting operation to stop fruit fly

28 December 2018

More than 230 drivers entering South Australia through Bordertown last weekend received fines for illegally bringing fruit into the state in a random roadblock operation undertaken by South Australian biosecurity officers.

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Brush up on methods to catch and release a Cod

27 December 2018

South Australia's Murray Cod fishery reopens on 1 January 2019, giving devoted fishers an opportunity to catch and release the sought-after river species.

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