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  • Waste collection

    OzFarm Recycling will be offering a waste collection service during June and July for growers in the Riverland and Sunraysia regions. Collection of plastic waste such as vine covers, irrigation pipes, plastic drums, plastic mulch, bulk bags and more will be collected – at no cost to growers,...

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  • Another Mallee Estate triumph

    Jim Markeas was beaming (again) this week. Several weeks ago he returned from China after taking part in the widely acclaimed, successful SA trade mission with Premier Weatherill and other producers from across the state. He was particularly proud that the Mallee Estate Cabernet Sauvignon had...

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  • Wine producers... listen up

    In something of a shock to the industry, Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) has notified wine producers that the State Government has asked industry to consider the abolition of the Cellar Door Liquor Subsidy Scheme in favour of a $1.8 million a year Wine Industry Fund.

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  • WGGA Membership

    All South Australian winegrape growers who pay into the SA Grape Growers Industry Fund (SAGGIF) have their WGGA membership paid for on their behalf by the Wine Grape Council of SA (WGCSA).

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  • Industry Roundtable

    Riverland Wine has been invited to participate in a Round Table Conference next week to help develop a proposal that contemplates a union of the Wine Grape Council of SA (WGCSA) and the South Australian Wine Industry Association (SAWIA).

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  • AGM time again

    The annual general meetings for Riverland winegrowers and winemakers will be held on Tuesday, August 25. That might seem to be a long way off but now is the time to think about whether you want to become involved to help influence future directions and decision making.

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  • Misinformation about wine-tax reform

    In case you thought the threat to the Riverland region from volumetric tax had abated, think again. While preparing this report another ‘story’ appeared in the press alleging the supposedly unfair nature of the current tax system. On the anti-alcohol website ‘The Conversation’ there is a report...

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  • SAWIA courses

    South Australian Wine Industry Association (SAWIA) is widely recognised by its members for its expertise in the difficult areas of industrial relations and business management.  

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What's On!

  • Tutored Tastings

    Are you interested in learning more about wine and developing your sensory evaluation skills?

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  • ChemCert Courses

    Anyone who sprays or prepares S7 chemicals (ie Sprayseed) in SA is required to hold a Chemical Accreditation.

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  • Technology, Tablets and Tips

    Monday, June 29 Natural Resource Centre, Wade Street Berri A workshop for anyone with a tablet that wants to get more out of it. Enquiries to Kim Blenkiron 0427 592 243 or \n This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript...

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Riverland Weather

6.5
°C
Loxton, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 82%
Wind: NW at 9 kph
Fri 15°C / 0°C
Sat 16°C / 1°C

Last observation: 02/07/2015 at 6:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

7
°C
Renmark, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 75%
Wind: WNW at 15 kph
Fri 15°C / 0°C
Sat 16°C / 1°C

Last observation: 02/07/2015 at 6:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

6.5
°C
Waikerie, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 82%
Wind: NW at 9 kph
Fri 15°C / 1°C
Sat 16°C / 2°C

Last observation: 02/07/2015 at 6:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

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