RECOGNITION for courage and sacrifice during a war has seen a former Riverlander given a new commemorative medal recently.
A LOCAL irrigation trust’s continued dedication to environmental improvement has seen a Riverland national park start to receive water.
IMPROVED inflows to Murray-Darling catchments throughout winter mean Riverland irrigators and growers have a “high likelihood” of receiving full allocations for 2021/2022.
MORE transparency surrounding water resources, plus further co-operation between Murray-Darling Basin states, is required to survive declining river inflows according to a new Federal Government report.
CHANGES to South Australia’s carryover regulations will give some relief in the upcoming water year, however, a senior local industry figure says the State Government’s previous policy has resulted in millions of lost dollars for Riverland irrigators.