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.[…]

Rural settlers remembered

THE descendants of soldier settlers from Mount Schank and surrounds gathered at the foot of the dormant volcano on Wednesday for the unveiling of an information […]

New trade agreement signed

FARMERS across Barker in the dairy, grains, red meat, wine and horticulture sectors will have their tariffs to Peru slashed following this week’s historic signing of […]

Pathways to productivity explored

NATURAL Resources South East will hold a Pathways to Productivity forum in Keith next month with presentations relevant for land owners and anyone with an interest in sustainable agriculture[…]

Whack a weed the smart way with new app

GARDENERS and farmers can now whack a weed with certainty thanks to a new smart phone app with the most up-to-date information on identifying and controlling declared weeds.[…]

Land owners undermined

AN agricultural advocate opposed to mining and gas exploration in the South East has labelled the Mining Act review consultation process a “complete sham”. Anne Daw […]

Winter chill sets in

BEANIES, scarves and rain coats will be back in vogue for South East residents during July as maximum daily temperatures hover around 14 degrees. With a […]