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Seeding almost complete for 2023–24 crop season

5 June 2023

The 2023–24 crop growing season is well under way with the emergence of early sown crops already starting to occur in some areas.

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First round of successful Thriving Communities grant recipients announced

1 June 2023

Five community projects across the southern Flinders Ranges and Limestone Coast are set to benefit from the State Government’s $600,000 Thriving Communities Program.

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Still time to claim your fox bounty

31 May 2023

Over 16,000 fox scalps have been claimed from South Australian farmers through the fox bounty program in an aim to help cull the pest and further support drought-affected famers

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SA Dog Fence gets flood repair boost as project reaches major milestone

31 May 2023

Repairs to parts of the South Australian Dog Fence damaged during the 2022 Central and South Australian Floods will receive a $2.67 million funding boost through new disaster support, as the Dog Fence Rebuild project reaches the construction halfway…

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Port Augusta's fruit fly facility to double in size

30 May 2023

The $3 million expansion of the National Sterile Insect Technology (SIT) facility at Port Augusta is now under way, helping to drive down fruit fly numbers in South Australia.

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Riverland community unite to fight fruit fly

25 May 2023

Riverland faces and voices are echoing messages about the urgent need to prevent and eradicate fruit fly as part of the State Government’s major awareness campaign: 'Don’t let fruit fly under the radar'.

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Funding for forestry and wood product innovation

23 May 2023

Australia's forest and wood products industries are set to benefit from more than $6 million of new research funded through the Mount Gambier Centre of the National Institute for Forest Products Innovation (NIFPI).

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Rock lobster offender banned

18 May 2023

A 32-year-old Mount Gambier man has been fined and banned from fishing after attempting to sell recreationally caught Southern Rock Lobster on Facebook.

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First Snapper fingerlings set to swim as part of $1.2 million restocking program

18 May 2023

Snapper stocks in South Australia will be boosted when 100,000 baby Snapper are released into the Spencer Gulf, near Port Pirie.

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Celebrating SA’s Fishcare volunteers

16 May 2023

The State Government celebrates the Fishcare Volunteer Program at the start of National Volunteer Week, as it marks its 29th anniversary.

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