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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 grower left high and dry

A LIFELONG Murtho stone fruit grower’s business has been devastated and home left without a water supply, allegedly due to work conducted on his irrigation pipeline.

Calperum Station’s fiery start to 2019

LOCAL firefighters spent the first day of 2019 battling a sizable blaze at Calperum Station that burned about 360 hectares of scrub.