Media Releases


Posted on 14/01/2022
Four of Australia’s top agricultural peak bodies have united to send an important message to all farmers about adhering to best practice during the summer spraying region.


Posted on 12/01/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is now taking applications for the 2022 Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship and Peter Connor Book Award.


Posted on 17/12/2021
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) has welcomed the announcement of the finalisation of the United Kingdom Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Australia.


Posted on 3/09/2021
The RGA are seeking the assistance of the Inspector-General to identify the anomalies in operational decision-making between the MDBA and NSW Government.


Posted on 20/08/2021
Ricegrowers’ call for all likely General Security water to be allocated now.


Posted on 16/06/2021
The RGA have long advocated for rice be included in our free trade agreements with other countries.


Posted on 15/04/2021
Common sense prevails around the Barmah Millewa environmental water borrow.


Posted on 30/03/2021
RGA reminds growers not to burn stubble during Easter and Anzac Day public holidays


Posted on 8/03/2021
Blundered opportunity to make a significant and lasting contribution to the future of water reform.


Posted on 1/03/2021
Minister Pitt gives a commitment to seek a solution


Posted on 17/12/2020
Irrign farmers have been deprived of an average 375 GL of water per year for period 2012-19


Posted on 20/11/2020


Posted on 18/11/2020
RGA is proud that our people continue to take up key leadership roles within our peak bodies.


Posted on 23/10/2020
MDBA's apparent lack of urgency is totally oblivious to what’s actually happening in the system.


Posted on 23/10/2020
Proposed water charge increases are insensitive to the current realities of the farming landscape.


Posted on 12/10/2020
The RGA is calling on the NSW Govt to pull out all stops to ensure that every last drop is allocate.


Posted on 4/09/2020
The RGA welcomes the Federal Governments' commitment to stop water buybacks from farmers


Posted on 4/08/2020
We have continuously lobbied for an open and transparent water market, and we are not stopping now.

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Posted on 3/08/2020
The RGA calls on the NSW Government to to improve the allocation system and the information provided

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