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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Pulpy Kidney alert - Flinders Ranges

Livestock producers in the Hawker/Cradock and Flinders Ranges region are being advised that pulpy kidney (enterotaxaemia) may be contributing to recent livestock deaths in the area and they should vaccinate as soon as possible.Read the full media rel…

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News - Regions SA

$50,000 for Fund My Idea recipients in Whyalla and Central Outback

21 April 2017

Two vital projects in the far and mid north have received $50,000 from the State Government's public-voted Fund My Idea program.

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$63,000 grant for Far North underground bakery to generate seven jobs

13 April 2017

An historic Flinders Ranges township will receive a major tourism boost with support from a $63,000 State Government Upper Spencer Gulf and Outback Futures grant.

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Expanded irrigation area to create 3700 jobs for Northern Adelaide

10 April 2017

The State Government has committed to invest $110 million to help expand the Northern Adelaide Plains irrigated food production area, which would create 3700 jobs in and around Adelaide's northern suburbs and add more than $500 million a year to the…

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Stage 2 of 90-day transport project begins as first stage reaps millions in benefits

4 April 2017

The second stage of a transport project - which has already reaped an estimated $56m in benefits to primary producers - is set to start with a new survey launched at Country Cabinet.

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New Natural Resources Centre and Regional Hub to centralise services in Clare

4 April 2017

A new Natural Resources Centre and Regional Hub will be officially opened in Clare today, a 'one stop shop' where the community can seek information and advice about natural resource management in the region.

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$3.18 million State Government commitment to Bundaleer Reservoir water

3 April 2017

A $3.18 million commitment from the Regional Development Fund announced today backs the State Government's commitment to making water available for agricultural use from the Bundaleer Reservoir.

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Last chance for River Murray irrigators to access 3IP grant funding

22 March 2017

Round Four of the $240 million South Australian River Murray Sustainability Irrigation Industry Improvement Program (3IP) is now open for Expressions of Interest - with almost $40 million available for irrigators.

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RDIF helps grow Renmark design business

21 March 2017

A new location and expanded premises has seen well-known Renmark design business, Tri State Graphics, increased its workload, employ three new staff and take on new services.

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90-day transport project reaps $56m in benefits as work starts on Eudunda bypass

15 March 2017

Works will start this week on a heavy vehicle bypass at Eudunda - one of the reforms from a 90-day transport project which has already saved the agricultural industry more than $50 million in transport costs.

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Gawler River floodplains producers back to business

23 February 2017

Northern Adelaide Plains vegetable and fruit growers are returning to production, with harvest underway and flood waste removed from their properties.

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Email: Kate.Husband@sa.gov.au
Phone: 0423 296 579

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