RIVERLANDERS have been advised to strip backyard trees in an effort to stop the spread of fruit fly, after two more local outbreaks were declared last week.
ALL Riverland backyard and commercial fruit growers are required to help eradicate current fruit fly outbreaks from the region, according to a local MP.
A LOCAL man who became an incomplete quadriplegic from a boogie boarding accident in 2018 has finally received the gift he’s been waiting for.
QUARANTINE zones preventing fruit being transported between Riverland towns will be extended into April after a third local outbreak of fruit fly was declared last week.
RIVERLAND grape growers will need to undergo certification processes to transport fruit this season, however a senior local industry figure expects fruit fly outbreaks in the region will have “minimal” effects on the upcoming vintage.
PREVENTING fruit from entering the Riverland, and keeping local yards clear of potential host material, are keys to limiting the impact of current fruit fly outbreaks in the region, according to a State Government minister.
AN ICONIC Riverland restaurant, well-known for its unique style, has been put up for sale after nearly four years under its current owner.