Media Releases

Sterile fruit fly production boosted with new irradiator at Port Augusta

The sterilisation rate of fruit flies has been boosted at the Port Augusta-based national facility with the installation of an additional X-ray irradiator at the site.

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Biosecurity at the forefront through 'Clean Your Farm' project

Horticultural growers in the Northern Adelaide Plains are being encouraged to strengthen their on-farm biosecurity arrangements through a new jointly funded State Government and horticulture industry initiative.

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Glossop High School to receive $17 million boost

Glossop High School is set to receive a $17.2 million redevelopment funding boost to bring together its two campuses and create capacity to house 800 Year 7 to 12 students.

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Fruit flies eradicated as Loxton quarantine lifted

Quarantine restrictions for a Queensland fruit fly outbreak in Loxton have today been lifted thanks to a successful eradication program delivered collaboratively by the Marshall Liberal Government, industry and the community.

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By George, Whiting back on the menu!

The Marshall Liberal Government will re-open areas for King George Whiting fishing this year after reviewing the latest science and listening to the views of South Australian commercial and recreational fishers.

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Grain growers reap 5.6 million tonnes this season

South Australia’s grain growers have produced 5.6 million tonnes in the 2018-19 season and despite this being the smallest harvest in a decade, the value of the crop is more than 10 per cent higher than last year off the back of high prices.

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First meeting of Minister's recreational fishing council in Port Pirie

Today the Marshall Liberal Government delivered on a key election commitment to recreational fishers across South Australia.

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Know your fishing limits these holidays

If you’re planning to go fishing over the school holidays or Easter long weekend, make sure you know the fishing rules.

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50,000 oysters find new home at Windara Reef

More than 50,000 native oysters have been introduced to Windara Reef this week as part of Australia’s biggest reef restoration project, led by The Nature Conservancy.

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Nominations open for Ministerial AgTech Advisory Group

Nominations are being sought for a new Ministerial AgTech Advisory Group, as part of the Marshall Liberal Government’s concerted focus to grow primary industries in South Australia.

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