Media Release


Primary Producers SA has welcomed the strong focus on infrastructure in the 2019-20 State Budget which will help deliver safer regional roads and better productivity for South Australian farmers. PPSA Chair Rob Kerin said the previously announced record spending of $1.115 billion on South Australia’s regional and rural road infrastructure will mean greater efficiency across [...]

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Primary Producers SA has welcomed this weekend’s pre-Budget announcement of record spending of $1.115 billion on South Australia’s regional and rural road infrastructure. PPSA Chair Rob Kerin said the increased funding would deliver the dual benefit to regional communities of improved road safety and heightened efficiency across the rural transport network, enabling future industry growth. [...]

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Primary Producers SA and two of its commodity group members in Grain Producers SA and Livestock SA have responded to news that reform to SA’s Mining Act has stalled by again calling for an independent review to be commissioned. PPSA, GPSA and Livestock SA could not the support the Mining Bill in its current format [...]

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Primary Producers SA is calling on the State Government to conduct an independent review of water management costs across the whole system following the announcement of proposed large increases to natural resource management levies for farmers in some regions.

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