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Sip your support for local at Cellar Door Fest

3 February 2023

The best of South Australia’s wine, spirits and food will take centre stage in the city this weekend for the return of the annual Cellar Door Fest.

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Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Swan Reach

3 February 2023

A new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Swan Reach, after maggots were found in commercially grown apricots.

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New Waikerie fruit fly outbreak declared

1 February 2023

A new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Waikerie, called Waikerie B, after maggots were found in commercially grown apricots.

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Improved mobile coverage delivered in Grey through the Mobile Black Spot Program

31 January 2023

The Cadney Park area in South Australia will benefit from new improved mobile coverage following the completion of a new macro cell mobile base station under the Australian Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.

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SA's outback set for a wide range of community infrastructure upgrades

31 January 2023

Communities across South Australia's outback are about to receive a wide range of infrastructure upgrades and new facilities, thanks to new funding from the Australian Government.

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New Queensland fruit fly outbreaks declared in Overland Corner and Murtho

27 January 2023

Queensland fruit fly maggots have been found in a backyard nectarine in Overland Corner as well as a backyard peach in Murtho (called Murtho B) triggering two new outbreaks.

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Finalists announced for SA Rural Women's Award

26 January 2023

Five women from across the state have been announced as the 2023 SA AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award finalists.

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Think before you spray – plan and avoid drift

24 January 2023

With the wet spring, and ongoing cooler conditions heading into summer, producers are being reminded to consider not only their immediate neighbours but the potential for spray drift damage well away from their property when planning spraying operati…

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New Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Loxton North

20 January 2023

Queensland fruit fly maggots found in a home-grown nectarine in Loxton North has triggered a new outbreak called Loxton North E.

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Queensland fruit fly outbreak declared in Barmera

19 January 2023

A new Queensland fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Barmera, following the detection of maggots found in home-grown nectarines.

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