Tag Archives: Renmark Irrigation Trust

Allocation shock but 14 per cent a worst-case scenario

HUGH SCHUITEMAKER A 14 per cent minimum opening allocation figure reflects the worst possible scenario for South Australian irrigators – but yesterday’s announcement is not all doom and gloom for local growers. That was the take-home message from the State Government’s announcement, which caught many industry insiders off guard. Renmark Irrigation Trust (RIT) acting presiding […]

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.

Student’s learn RIT’s history

THE Renmark Irrigation Trust (RIT) celebrates its 125th anniversary this month and local students are using the milestone to reflect back on and learn about more than a century of Riverland history.