News & Hot Topics Archives

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

State water metering project

11 Nov 2011 3:09 PM - Murrumbidgee CARM project

State Water is currently implementing the Murrumbidgee Computer Aided River Management (CARM) Project, involving the installation of new telemetry-enabled meters throughout the system. Further information can be found through the following link...

Read More

CEWH water trading

9 Nov 2011 11:47 AM - Discussion paper

The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder (CEWH) has released a discussion paper on the trading of water from the Commonwealth environmental water portfolio. A link to that paper can be found here:

Read More

RGA student scholarships

27 Oct 2011 1:32 PM - Application form now available

The RGA is pleased to annouce that applications are now open for its 2012 Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship and Peter Connor Book Award. Click here to download an application form.

Read More

MI extends deadline for three year plans

6 Oct 2011 12:22 PM - MI media release

Murrumbidgee Irrigation has extended the deadline for growers to apply for three year farm plans, which will allow flexibility in meeting their rice area limits. Click here for MI's media...

Read More

Copper sulphate snail treatment

5 Oct 2011 4:48 PM - Snailblitz now available

The APVMA has now granted a permit for the use of copper sulphate for the treatment of snails in rice. In conjunction with chemical compnay RCI, the RGA has arranged for the supply of Snailblitz through the following outlets:

Rawlinson ...

Read More

Murray Valley Water announcements

2 Sep 2011 11:14 AM - Allocations remain low

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia, Inc. (RGA) has expressed its disappointment at continuing low water allocations for NSW Murray Valley irrigators, following yesterday’s announcement by the NSW Office of Water of a 15 per c...

Read More

RGA welcomes SunRice director election result

25 Aug 2011 11:00 AM - RGA media release

The RGA has issued a media release welcoming the results of the SunRice election for grower member directors.

The media release can be read here.

Read More

MI reintroduces three year plans

18 Aug 2011 11:00 AM - MI media release

Following consultation with the RGA, Murrumbidgee Irrigation has announced the reintroduction of three year plans to give growers added flexibility in meeting their annual rice planting limit.

Read MI's media release

Read More

On-farm irrigation efficiency

12 Jul 2011 3:00 PM - RGA press release

The RGA has issued a statement regarding the government's decision not to fund on-farm irrigation efficiency projects in the Murrumbidgee Valley.

Read the media release here.


Read More

Carbon tax

10 Jul 2011 4:30 PM - RGA media release

RGA President Les Gordon has issued a statement opposing the government's proposed carbon tax.

Click here to read the media release.

Prior to the announcement, the RGA and...

Read More

Rural R&D

17 Jun 2011 4:00 PM - RGA media release

The RGA has issued a statement welcoming the government's decision to continue to support rural R&D.

Click here to read the media release

Read More

Ebro offer

31 May 2011 2:00 PM - RGA media release

RGA President Les Gordon has issued a statement regarding the decision of SunRice shareholders to reject the Ebro purchase offer.

Click here to read the media release.

Read More

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20