Media Releases

Family and Business Support program rolls out in drought-affected regions

Eight Family and Business (FaB) Support mentors have been appointed across drought-affected areas of upper Eyre Peninsula, Murray-Mallee, mid and Upper North, and the pastoral areas.

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Time running out to have your say on review of moratorium on GM food crops

There’s less than two weeks left for people to have their say and make written submissions to the State Government’s independent review of the moratorium on genetically modified food crops in South Australia.

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State Government support for strawberry industry

The Marshall Liberal Government will provide up to $50,000 to the South Australian Produce Market to purchase and install a metal detector to help boost consumer confidence in the strawberry industry, with the local growing season just weeks away.

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Play your part this long weekend to keep South Australia fruit fly free

Travellers are being reminded to ‘Eat It, Bin It or Declare It’ if they bring fruit and vegetables into South Australia this long weekend to ensure the state maintains its fruit fly free status.

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First bite at new Australian apricot varieties to provide welcome boost to industry

The State Government has officially unveiled 17 new and improved varieties of apricots specifically bred to maximise returns to growers, today at the Riverland Field Days.

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State Government launches summer fruit fly assault

The Marshall Liberal Government will operate additional random roadblocks into the Riverland and appoint a dedicated coordinator as part of a suite of measures to ramp up protection against fruit fly for the coming summer. 

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Fruit fly defences bolstered as quarantine station opens

A key quarantine station protecting South Australia from interstate pest pressure including fruit fly has opened in the mid north.

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Marshall Government’s first State Budget delivers for Chaffey

The Chaffey Electorate has emerged a big winner of the Marshall Liberal Government’s first State Budget, delivering on key election promises and providing household and business financial relief.

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Have your say about a new recreational fishing advisory council in SA

South Australia’s recreational fishers would be able to directly elect representatives onto a new recreational fishing advisory body which the government is now seeking public comment on.

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Mandatory mediation in place to help SA farmers

South Australian farmers will have greater financial protection and security to grow the state’s economy with legislation to require mandatory farm debt mediation now enshrined in law.

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