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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Goolwa Beach closed to recreational Pipi fishing

Effective 5 May 2017.PIRSA Fisheries and Aquaculture has closed Goolwa Beach to recreational fishing for Pipi (Goolwa Cockle) due to high levels E.coli found within locally sourced Pipis.Go to the Pipi closure page for more information.…

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News - Regions SA

SA/NT agricultural industry to benefit from road upgrade and access improvements

25 May 2017

Triple road trains and other combinations up to 53.5 metres long, will soon have access to a decoupling facility, including a livestock transfer tower, on Yorkeys Crossing Road.

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Have your say on $50,000 funding for Port Pirie, Yorke and Mid North

16 May 2017

Voting is now open for the Fund My Idea program to provide $50,000 for community projects following the recent Country Cabinet meeting in Port Pirie, Yorke Peninsula and the Mid North.

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New Mannum District Hospital helipad a lifesaver for the community

12 May 2017

Regional Development Minister Geoff Brock is today opening a new helipad at the Mannum District Hospital.

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New nutcracker arrives at Swan Reach

12 May 2017

The new Costa Brothers Hullers and Shellers almond cracking facility has officially opened in Swan Reach today, with the facility boasting new water management and recycling capabilities.

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Regional Summit to spark conversation on the changing nature of work

9 May 2017

Innovators and regional leaders will come together in Clare later this month to explore the changing nature of the regional workforce at the third annual Regional Summit.

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$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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