New bins boost to fruit fly protection

Riverland Fruit Fly Committee member Jason Size, Citrus Australia South Australia Region (CASAR) chair Steve Burdette, Minister for Agriculture and Member for Chaffey Tim Whetstone and Department of Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) plant health biosecurity officer Richard Schepel at the unveiling of a new fruit fly quarantine bin on the Renmark to Wentworth Road near the New South Wales border on Friday. PHOTO: Sara Gilligan

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Sara Gilligan


Sara Gilligan completed a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Writing and Creative Communication at the University of South Australia in 2014. She has spent the past year working as a journalist at the Murray Pioneer's sister paper The River News in Waikerie. Sara grew up in the Adelaide Hills before moving to the Riverland to pursue her career. She enjoys reading, writing and exploring the outdoors.

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