Be alert to Japanese encephalitis
Alert - Detection of Japanese encephalitis (JE) in commercial piggeries in SALearn more
Find out the latest about fruit fly in SA
Check if you are in a fruit fly outbreak area and what everyone needs to do to prevent fruit fly spreading.Find out more
Funding and support
Learn about funding and support currently available from PIRSA, including funding now open to applications, plus business advice and mental health resources.
There are currently fruit fly outbreaks in the Riverland. Find out where the outbreaks are and understand the restrictions where you live, travel and work.
AgTech is the rapidly evolving tools and technologies that allow agribusiness to innovate, grow and adopt more efficient production practices. Learn more about this growing sector.
Property Identification Code (PIC)
If you keep livestock on your property you must register the property and get a property identification code. Find out what you need to do.
AquacultureWe help grow South Australia's aquaculture industry while supporting aquatic animal health through surveillance, education and managing disease risks.
Commercial fishingGet information about rules and regulations, licenses and registration plus size limits and management of South Australian commercial fisheries and processors.
Food and beverageSouth Australia’s food and beverage industries are a vital part of the state’s economy and there are major opportunities for growth locally, nationally and overseas.
ForestryWe work with businesses and the community to promote the future of the forestry and wood products industry in South Australia, whilst seeking new opportunities for development.
Grains and cropsGrains produced in SA include wheat, barley, canola, lentils, oats, peas, beans, lupins and chickpeas. See how we support and assist this increasingly sustainable industry.
Grape and wineSouth Australia accounts for almost 80% of Australia’s premium wine production, produced from some of the oldest vines in the world. See how we support this globally renowned industry.
HorticultureSouth Australia is a major producer of premium horticulture, recognised for its excellence in environmentally clean, safe and advanced agricultural production. Learn more about this vital industry.
Livestock wool and dairyGenerating billions for the economy, we support the livestock industry with services, advice and undertaking research and development to help increase trade and investment.
Cast your vote for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year
28 JunePublic voting is now open in the quest to choose the 2022 finalists in the South Australian Agricultural Town of the Year Award.Read more about Cast your vote for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year
Wine experts on way to Adelaide conference
27 JuneMore than 2500 state, national and international wine industry professionals will gather at the 18th Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference in Adelaide from 26 - 29 June 2022.Read more about Wine experts on way to Adelaide conference
AgTech innovation soars through $700,000 in growth funding
22 JuneNine innovative agricultural technologies benefitting primary production and agribusiness across the state, have received over $700,000 in grants through the State Government’s AgTech Growth funding.Read more about AgTech innovation soars through $700,000 in growth funding
Rock lobster licence fee relief of 50% to assist industry recovery
20 JuneThe Malinauskas Labor Government has delivered on its election commitment to reduce licence fees for the Rock Lobster fishery by 50% for 2022–23.Read more about Rock lobster licence fee relief of 50% to assist industry recovery
Riverland locals plan with PIRSA for fruit fly next steps
15 JuneLocal grower and related industry representatives, representatives from Riverland councils and staff from the Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) met on Wednesday 15 June to explore fruit fly eradication options ahead of spring.…Read more about Riverland locals plan with PIRSA for fruit fly next steps
New Riverland fruit fly outbreak, plus extensions to two existing outbreaks
10 JuneHave you checked the fruit in your garden recently? Queensland fruit fly maggots detected in home-grown apples in Renmark have caused a new outbreak to be declared, impacting Renmark, Renmark West, Renmark North, Pike River, and Pike River West.…Read more about New Riverland fruit fly outbreak, plus extensions to two existing outbreaks
Japanese encephalitis update
7 JuneThere has been one more detection of Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus in South Australian piggeries since the last update provided by the Department of Primary Industries and Regions on 5 May 2022.Read more about Japanese encephalitis update
Livestock forums set to help red meat and wool producers
1 JuneLivestock forums across the Mid North and Eyre Peninsula in June will bring the latest research and best practice advice directly to South Australian producers.Read more about Livestock forums set to help red meat and wool producers
Search is on for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year
24 MayThe search for South Australia’s next AgTown of the Year has commenced, with nominations for the prestigious award now open.Read more about Search is on for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year
Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Murtho
16 MayA new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Murtho, following the detection of a pregnant female fruit fly in a monitoring trap.Read more about Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Murtho
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Meningie Community Forum: Weeds on Aboriginal landsWeeds can have negative impacts on primary industries, native vegetation or human health. To protect primary industry, the natural environment and public safety we must control weeds.Learn a...
Minnipa Agricultural Centre Field DayShowcasing extensive trials and research undertaken for low rainfall farming on upper Eyre Peninsula. Hear from experts on the latest:agricultural technologymanagement of early sown cropsher...
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