Media Releases

Trial manuka plantation site begins in Mid North

Planting has taken place today at a trial manuka plantation site in the State’s Mid North, as part of a project exploring the viability of growing the premium product in the region.

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Luxury sashimi grade pipis on the horizon

The possibility of sashimi grade pipis is being tested as the State Government supports Goolwa PipiCo to investigate the high value product opportunity.

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Stronger farm biosecurity with new State Government program

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

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Get your Regional Growth Fund applications in now

Don’t miss this opportunity to reinvigorate your regions. Now is the time to start finalising applications for the State Government’s first round of the Regional Growth Fund, which closes on 31 August.

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New ForestrySA Board appointment

Experienced forester, Mr Keith Lamb, has today been appointed to the Board of ForestrySA to strengthen the organisation’s strategic asset management capability.

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Government establishes dry season working group

The Marshall Liberal 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.

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Clean up of abandoned aquaculture infrastructure now complete

The clean-up of abandoned aquaculture infrastructure at Anxious Bay near Elliston on the Eyre Peninsula is now complete and the area has been remediated – with more than 50 tonnes of netting alone removed.

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Vision for state-of-the-art Riverland Wine and Food Centre

A Marshall Liberal Government will undertake a business case and develop detailed plans for a state-of-the-art Wine and Food Centre to be established in the Riverland.

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Boost for sport participation in Chaffey with $100 vouchers

Sporting participation in the Chaffey Electorate is set for a boost with a Marshall Liberal Government, if elected, doubling the current sports voucher value from $50 to $100.

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FLAWED LABOUR HIRE LICENSING BILL OPPOSED BY STATE LIBERALS

The Weatherill Government’s proposal for licensing and regulating the labour hire industry in South Australia has been opposed by the State Liberals in Parliament this week.

If passed, the legislation would require people who provide labour hire services to be licensed and face a ‘fit and proper person test’, amongst other draconian measures.

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