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.
A LOCAL volunteer group’s commitment to improving the lives of elderly Riverlanders saw it open a group of new retirement units recently.
RIVERLANDERS have been urged to show support for a number of local towns named as finalists for an upcoming state agricultural award.
A RIVERLANDER’S ability to see the funnier side to life saw him win a poetry contest against more than 150 entrants recently. Renmark man Terry Marter recently won a worldwide online poetry competition focused on constructing humorous limericks. Mr Marter said it was his second time entering the fortnightly competition, which was hosted on the […]
THE designation of a Riverland town as a key location for NBN broadband access is set to save local businesses up to 67 per cent on internet costs, according to the national network operator.
CONTINUING to provide outlets for economic relief is vital to supporting Riverland growers and farmers through ongoing drought, according to a local MP.
A RIVERLAND home sustained damage and a local driver was taken to hospital following a car accident in Renmark last week.