Ag Excellence News and Updates

Growing carbon farming pilot program applications open now

September 1, 2022

The Growing Carbon Farming Demonstration Pilot is a $1 million initiative to encourage carbon farming adoption and build the carbon market in South Australia.

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Bee quick: New honey bee and pollination development grants to boost the industry

August 20, 2022

The grants seek to expand industry understanding, knowledge and skills to drive the Australian honey bee and pollination industry into the future. This year there is a particular focus on supporting Early Career Researchers (ECR) on their research journey.

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

July 5, 2022

Notice of Annual General Meeting to be held on 9 August, 2022 at 8.30am via zoom. Preregistration is essential.

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QFF releases new e-kit ‘Walking the Wire’ – Strengthening the financial security of rural agribusiness women

May 31, 2022

This e-kit is designed as a simple guide to provide direction about questions to ask, issues to be aware of, and where to find further information, education and obtain initial advice. It has been written by rural women for rural women.

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Primary industries continue to record growth

May 30, 2022

The Primary Industries Scorecard 2020-21 has been released, showing South Australia’s primary industries and agribusinesses have continued to recover and grow.

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Registrations are open for Thriving Women 2022

May 30, 2022

Tickets to Thriving Women 2022 are selling fast! Register now to attend this inspiring and relevant 2-day event to be held at the Adelaide Hills Convention Centre on 1 & 2 August.

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Interested to join the Livestock SA Board?

May 24, 2022

Nominations for five positions on the Livestock SA Board are now open. To nominate, producers must be a member of Livestock SA and must submit a nomination form before 5pm Monday 18 July 2022.

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Have your say on ag machinery movement

May 11, 2022

Grain Producers SA is partnering with all Primary Producers SA commodity groups to gain an understanding of the issues facing South Australian producers when it comes to moving agricultural machinery on public roads.
The Moving Ag Machinery … Made Easy! stakeholder survey takes two minutes and will help to improve road access, training in use of the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Portal and inform policy makers and regulators.

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GRDC seeking growers and industry input to plan for the future

May 3, 2022

Where should Australian grains research, development and extension (RD&E) focus to help ensure the nation’s growers are profitable now and into the future?

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SA Drought Hub’s Orroroo node office opens to the public

April 1, 2022

The SA Drought Hub’s Orroroo Node office is now officially open for business.

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