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ABC complaint upheld - apology for bias on Basin Plan reporting

12 Nov 2018 12:54 PM -

RGA was a joint complainant regarding the accuracy and impartiality of Murray Darling Basin Plan reporting on their program Background Briefing and social media... read full media release her...

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RGA's policy manager Rachel Kelly elected to the board of NSWIC

9 Nov 2018 10:10 AM -

Ricegrowers’ Association policy manager Rachel Kelly of Moama has been appointed to the Board of the State’s premier irrigation advocacy body.

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RGA Member benefits include potential power bill savings through Beevo

8 Nov 2018 5:18 PM -

As you would have seen in our most recent Rice Matters magazine we have gained a new partnership with an energy broker – BEEVO.
Beevo was selected because it is an established leading business ...

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Funding for Women's Leadership Development: Farming and Agricultural Sectors

8 Nov 2018 4:22 PM -

Women & Leadership Australia invite all women currently employed in the Australian farming and agricultural sectors to apply for a limited pool of scholarship funding that has been provisioned for the specific intent of providing powerfu...

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NFF Calls on Farmers to ACE their spray

23 Oct 2018 10:57 AM -

The Ricegrowers' Association of Australia support the National Farmers Federation, who is today reminding all producers to take care when applying herbicides and pesticides this summer spraying season.

  • Plan for your Application...

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There's a hole in the bucket - The RGA questions the equity of water sharing

17 Oct 2018 10:00 AM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is extremely concerned that the Murray-Darling Basin Agreement has resulted in less water being available to the NSW Murray following the 15th October water allocation statements.

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Rice Industry Established Leaders Announced

27 Sep 2018 3:17 PM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is very happy to announce the successful applicants for the 2017 - 2020 Rice Industry Leadership Program – Established Leaders, being Angela Urquhart, Warren Lang, ...

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SunRice ASX listing proposal a success

20 Sep 2018 5:44 PM -

The RGA today congratulates SunRice, its shareholders and growers on the successful resolution of its proposal to list on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).

Today SunRice held its 2018 Annual General Meeting ...

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RGA encourages Shareholders to make their vote count

13 Sep 2018 2:05 PM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is encouraging all Shareholders to make their vote count when it comes to voting on the SunRice ASX Proposal at the Annual General Meeting next Thursday the 20th of September.

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No allocation – not for the lack of trying

3 Sep 2018 3:19 PM -

Southern Riverina Irrigators, Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia, Murray Valley Private Diverters and Murray Irrigation are continuing to work with the Federal and NSW ministers, governments and their agencies to source water for General S...

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RGA states support for SunRice ASX Proposal

22 Aug 2018 11:26 AM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) supports the SunRice ASX Proposal and believes that this proposal will enable SunRice to raise the capital it requires to implement its 5-year Growth Strategy.

The RGA...

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RGA Water Availability Position

16 Aug 2018 3:05 PM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is currently working to ensure members clearly understand the current position of General Security allocations and is exploring opportunities to gain access to additional water for members.

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Rice Matters Newsletter - August Edition

13 Aug 2018 10:53 AM -

For a copy of the Ricegrowers' Association of Australia Rice Matters Newsletter - August 2018 edition please download here.

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The RGA Welcomes Drought Assistance Packages

8 Aug 2018 1:32 PM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) welcomes the recently announced State and Federal drought assistance packages.

The RGA President, Mr Jeremy Morton said, “The announcement of the NSW Governments $500 million Emergency Droug...

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The RGA Welcomes Drought Assistance Packages

8 Aug 2018 1:32 PM -

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) welcomes the recently announced State and Federal drought assistance packages.

The RGA President, Mr Jeremy Morton said, “The announcement of the NSW Governments $500 million Emergency Droug...

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Submission to the Inquiry into Water Use Efficiency in Australian Agriculture

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) welcomes the opportunity to participate in the Inquiry into Water Use Efficiency in Australian Agriculture.
This submission is in response to the terms of reference issued by the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources.

Please click here to view the submission.

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