Region flourishes

NEW figures show the agriculture, forestry and fishing sectors have an output of nearly $560m in the Grant district, which is closely followed by the manufacturing […]

Passion stems from father

AFTER entering the Penola Show Grand Champion Rose competition for around 20 years, resident Kathy Kelly was finally awarded first prize. Ms Kelly’s Kardinal rose was […]

Resource board leader chosen

KEITH’S Louise Densley has been appointed as the South East Natural Resources Management Board regional agriculture Landcare facilitator for 2018 to 2023 Based at the Natural Resources Centre in Keith, Ms Densley will[…]

Indian veterinarians tour region

FOUR veterinarians from India have toured dairy farms across the South East this week to learn innovative techniques to boost milk production and improve animal welfare. […]

Foreign investors tour region

A DELEGATION of 12 Asian investors toured the historic Oatmill Complex yesterday – a heritage site that could fetch a multi-million dollar price tag if a […]

Farm icon nominated for award

CHILDREN’S entertainment juggernaut George the Farmer has been nominated as one of four finalists in the social change maker category in the 2018 SA Telstra Business […]

Federal budget a win for rural South Australia

PRIMARY Producers SA has welcomed the 2018 federal budget as a positive for rural South Australia, with measures to reduce the cost of doing business for farmers, protect agricultural biosecurity and boost market access efficiency among key wins.[…]

Farmers welcome autumn rains

AS RAIN fell across the region over the past week, South East graziers and farmers were breathing a sigh of relief following a particularly dry start […]