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Viewing posts from: September 2016

Rural business support aids storm affected producers

Friday, September 30, 2016 | Media Releases | Rural Business Support

STORM affected producers have been urged to seek assistance from Rural Business Support, with heavy rainfall, flooding and damaging winds impacting on many farmers and rural businesses across South Australia.

Feedback sought on moving machinery wider than 4m

Friday, September 23, 2016 | Grain Producers SA | Media Releases | Primary Producers SA

Primary Producers SA has today released a survey for producers to provide more information on how they would move machinery wider than 4 metres if it were part of the new night movement permits system.

AGG Co-op welcomes new director and reports strong performance at AGM

Friday, September 23, 2016 | Australian Grain Growers CO-OP | Media Releases

The Australian Grain Growers’ Co-operative (AGG Co-op) has this week welcomed Richard Konzag as its newest board member at its AGM held after the Hart Field Day on Tuesday September 20.

Producers show strong support for Livestock SA AGM and Forum

Friday, September 16, 2016 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

About 100 producers and industry stakeholders have attended the Livestock SA Update & AGM and the first SA Cattle Producers Forum today at Hahndorf.

Mid North Young Guns drive technology adoption

Monday, September 12, 2016 | Media Releases | Mid North Young Guns

Young sheep farmers in South Australia’s Mid North are benefiting from an innovative new program driving technology adoption on farm.

Growers urged to monitor and ACT NOW for rust

Friday, September 9, 2016 | Media Releases | The Rust Bust

Growers are urged to monitor crops and apply fungicides as soon as practically possible following a number of reports of barley leaf rust and wheat stripe and leaf rusts across Victoria and South Australia.

Seed to Store YouTube clip winners impress audience at Royal Adelaide Show

Thursday, September 8, 2016 | Media Releases | Seed to Store

A creative 'grains parody' and 'high flying barley' clip promoting the Australian grains industry have been awarded $1000 each in the 2016 Seed to Store YouTube Clip Competition.

New campaign encourages producers to boost Merino ewe base

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | Media Releases | Stud Merino Breeders

The Australian Association of Stud Merino Breeders is tonight launching a new campaign highlighting the profitability of Merinos as the ultimate dual-purpose breed and encouraging producers to increase Merino breeding ewe numbers in their enterprise mix.

Cattle forum to highlight beef’s position at cutting edge

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

Livestock SA will host its first South Australian Cattle Producers Forum next week, in conjunction with its Annual General Meeting at Hahndorf.

Night movement permit applications open

Monday, September 5, 2016 | Grain Producers SA | Media Releases | Primary Producers SA

Primary producers wanting to move machinery less than 4 metres wide at night can now apply for a permit as a result of the government-industry transport partnership project.