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Cast your vote for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year

28 June 2022

Public voting is now open in the quest to choose the 2022 finalists in the South Australian Agricultural Town of the Year Award.

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Wine experts on way to Adelaide conference

27 June 2022

More 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.

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AgTech innovation soars through $700,000 in growth funding

22 June 2022

Nine 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.

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Rock lobster licence fee relief of 50% to assist industry recovery

20 June 2022

The Malinauskas Labor Government has delivered on its election commitment to reduce licence fees for the Rock Lobster fishery by 50% for 2022–23.

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Riverland locals plan with PIRSA for fruit fly next steps

15 June 2022

Local 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.…

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New Riverland fruit fly outbreak, plus extensions to two existing outbreaks

10 June 2022

Have 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.…

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Japanese encephalitis update

7 June 2022

There 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.

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Livestock forums set to help red meat and wool producers

1 June 2022

Livestock forums across the Mid North and Eyre Peninsula in June will bring the latest research and best practice advice directly to South Australian producers.

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Search is on for South Australia’s AgTown of the Year

24 May 2022

The search for South Australia’s next AgTown of the Year has commenced, with nominations for the prestigious award now open.

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Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Murtho

16 May 2022

A new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Murtho, following the detection of a pregnant female fruit fly in a monitoring trap.

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