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  • Sticking your neck out!

    It’s tempting and sometimes comforting to point out the failings of others when things are not working. Interesting too, how the opposite is not so true when times are better. Thankfully there are those, bold enough to put their hands up and say “I’ll stick my neck out... I’ll have a go and help...

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  • In The News

    Congratulations to Eric Semmler and Ashley Ratcliff who were both named in the December 2014/January 2015 issue of Wine Business Magazine Stars of 2014. Riverland Wine has some copies available to give away. If you would like a copy of the magaines please contact our office by phone 8584 5816 or...

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  • Is Your Irrigation Really Working?

    With the hot season almost here, it is time to once again make sure that irrigation systems are working. It was of interest that a recently advertised irrigation information session failed to attract enough interest to justify being held. There may be reasons for this, such as growers being busy...

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  • Phylloxera Board – Online Grape Industry Kiosk

    Growers may not be aware that there is an online mapping record of all vineyard patches throughout the State. This database is managed by the Phylloxera and Grape Industry Board of SA (PGIBSA). Its primary purpose is to maintain a register of all South Australian vineyards and to facilitate the...

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  • Sensible Festive Celebrations

    As we near another Christmas season it is pertinent to remember that although it is great to enjoy a social occasion while supporting our industry; it is important to do so with care. We often hear the salient advice about sensible drinking based on the number of “standard drinks”. It may come as...

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  • Important Consultations

     Brian Walsh wears many hats. As well as his Riverland Wine hat (chair of this organisation) he wears the AGWA hat, as chair of the Australian Grape and Wine Authority.AGWA is the peak industry body reporting directly to Federal Minister Barnaby Joyce on behalf of all growers and winemakers...

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  • Now is the time to...

    Focus on irrigation managementVines have now completed flowering and most should have adequate canopies to ripen the crop load that has been set. Further canopy growth from this point is considered by some to be counterproductive because it requires higher levels of inputs of water and...

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  • Calculated Prices

    In a world of information superhighways, massive data repositories (residing in “the cloud”) and Google churning out multiple answers on every imaginable topic, it’s no surprise that most people take it for granted that information and answers will be available on demand; and that is often the...

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Riverland Weather

19.9
°C
Loxton, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 80%
Wind: SW at 20 kph
Wed 30°C / 12°C
Thu 29°C / 12°C

Last observation: 23/12/2014 at 9:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

20.6
°C
Renmark, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 79%
Wind: SSW at 19 kph
Wed 30°C / 12°C
Thu 29°C / 12°C

Last observation: 23/12/2014 at 9:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

19.9
°C
Waikerie, South Australia
Partly cloudy.
Humidity: 80%
Wind: SW at 20 kph
Wed 29°C / 11°C
Thu 28°C / 11°C

Last observation: 23/12/2014 at 9:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

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