Ministerial media releases

For the latest news from the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development visit the Premier's website.

Ministerial media releases

Current alerts

There are currently no alerts.

News - Drought

Stronger farm biosecurity with new State Government program

14 August 2018

A new program to strengthen South Australia's farm biosecurity and animal health management was officially launched today at the Eyre Peninsula Field Days.

Read more on Stronger farm biosecurity with new State Government program

Government establishes dry season working group

9 August 2018

The State Government has today convened a working group with key industry stakeholders and support agencies to discuss the challenging seasonal conditions farmers and communities are experiencing in parts of South Australia.

Read more on Government establishes dry season working group

NRM is changing - join the conversation

3 August 2018

The State Government wants to see communities and people central to managing the natural resources of their region. This involves significant reforms to the NRM system, and your input is critical.

Read more on NRM is changing - join the conversation

South Australia's 2018-19 grain harvest estimated at 6.9 million tonnes

31 July 2018

Dry conditions to the start of the sowing season, as well as frost and wind, have played a significant role in South Australia’s 2018–19 grain harvest forecast being below the long-term average at 6.9 million tonnes.

Read more on South Australia's 2018-19 grain harvest estimated at 6.9 million tonnes

New management approach for endemic sheep diseases

6 July 2018

The management of endemic sheep diseases, Ovine Johne’s disease and footrot, is set to change under new programs introduced today and being rolled out over the coming months.

Read more on New management approach for endemic sheep diseases

Upcoming events

M T W T F S S
    1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
   

Media contacts

If you are a member of the media with an enquiry about Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) please contact:

pirsa.media@sa.gov.au

Subscription centre

Please visit the subscription centre to subscribe to PIRSA newsletters.

Top of page