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50/50 scenario puts the ‘pain’ on

50/50 scenario puts the ‘pain’ on

A 50 PER cent allocation figure for SA River Murray irrigators has inspired optimism among some local growers, however an industry figure says others are “feeling the pain” of high water-trading prices.

Local irrigators under pressure

RIVERLAND growers are being urged to look at the long-term sustainability of their crops as water prices escalate due to high demand and low rainfall.