RIVERLAND growers are being offered up to $300,000 to shield crops from weather damage and save on water use by installing protective netting.
CFS firefighters are still investigating the potential causes of fires in several Riverland locations on Monday night.
WORK of young local artists now has potential to reach a worldwide audience through a project run by Riverland Youth Theatre (RYT).
A PAIR of Riverland firefighters recently tackled a 98-floor stair climb that raised $750,000 for motor neurone disease (MND) research.
GOVERNMENT intervention is necessary in the water market to avoid “brutal” outcomes for Riverland irrigators, warns a senior industry figure.
SA MURRAY irrigators will have access to their full water allocations next year, while the State Government will consider changes to private carryover laws due to dry conditions expected in 2020.
MORE education surrounding South Australia’s fruit fly policy is needed for visitors to the Riverland who are feeling “ripped off” by the State Government’s zero tolerance approach, says a local holiday park operator.
THE State Government remains “serious” about a zero-tolerance approach to fruit fly quarantine at Yamba Station, amid claims the policy has been suspended nearly 500 times since January.