South Australia is a major producer of premium horticulture and recognised for its excellence in environmentally clean, safe and advanced agricultural production. Horticulture generated $1.6 billion in revenue in 2017-18, with potatoes, citrus and almonds the largest of a vast range of fruit and vegetables produced in the State. South Australia’s fruit fry free and genetically modified free status is a key selling point to overseas export markets.
Primary Industries in South Australia Fast Facts
The Primary Industries in South Australia Fast Facts () provides key messages and fast facts about South Australia's primary industries, including grains, meat and livestock, wine, seafood, horticulture, dairy and forestry.
The Horticulture key messages and fast facts () provides comprehensive messaging, including fast facts, about the horticulture industry to help gain an understanding of it in South Australia, including production and farm gate value.
Download high and low resolution images from the image gallery. Please ensure you credit Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) when using the images.
This infographic provides a visual representation of key information on the horticulture sector including:
- major export products
- major export markets
- figures and statistics on production amounts and values
- sector credentials and attributes.
This report provides detailed information on the horticulture sector, its annual performance and current investment opportunities.
Overview of horticulture in South Australia
The Horticulture in South Australia brochure () provides an overview of the industry, including production volume, farmgate value, innovation, advanced production systems, biosecurity, and research and development.