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$21m support package for drought-affected SA farmers

10 December 2019

South Australian drought affected farmers will get extra support through a dedicated $21 million package announced by the Marshall Liberal Government today.

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South East farmers reduce feral deer pressure

4 December 2019

A group of South East livestock producers have successfully participated in a community-led feral deer control initiative in an effort to reduce the impact of the pest animal in the region.

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Regional Growth Fund unlocks $14.6m investment

25 November 2019

Regional areas will enjoy a wider variety of food and drink experiences, better water and cycling infrastructure, and diverse tourism opportunities thanks to the latest $5 million Regional Growth Fund competitive grant program, which is expected to c…

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Regional health clinic is flying high with $1.73m injection of funds

24 November 2019

An overstretched health clinic in the far north of the South Australia is set to get a modern makeover to respond to the growing numbers of tourists heading to the region.

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$500,000 in grants to keep charters sailing

22 November 2019

A $500,000 grant program from the Regional Growth Fund has been opened today to support charter boat operators impacted by the snapper restrictions that will be in place until 2023.

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Tenders open for $25 million Dog Fence rebuild

11 November 2019

Businesses are being sought to participate in the $25 million rebuild of the South Australian Dog Fence with tender documents revealing the extent of the project, requiring up to 71,000 timber posts, 127,500 steel droppers and more than 7,000 kilomet…

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Cleve crowned SA’s inaugural Ag Town of the Year

14 October 2019

Strength in the face of adversity and community collaboration over the past 12 months has helped the town of Cleve stand out from four other finalists to win the Marshall Liberal Government’s inaugural 2019 Agricultural Town of the Year.…

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Apply now for the 2020 Rural Women’s Award

1 October 2019

Emerging female leaders passionate about making change in regional South Australia are being encouraged to apply for the 2020 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Awards with nominations closing at the end of October.

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Five towns named finalists for Ag Town of the Year

23 August 2019

Cleve, Kapunda, Langhorne Creek, Millicent and Renmark have today been announced as finalists for the inaugural South Australian Ag Town of the Year award.

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Help build your community through the Regional Growth Fund

6 August 2019

It’s the last chance for regional communities to apply for the Marshall Liberal Government’s latest round of the Regional Growth Fund with applications closing on Friday.

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