The united voice of
South Australia’s primary production industries
Primary Producers SA’s vision is for a strong and viable primary production sector in South Australia, which is valued by government and the community.
PRIMARY PRODUCERS SA (PPSA) IS THE PEAK INDUSTRY BODY REPRESENTING THE INTERESTS OF SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PRIMARY PRODUCERS AND IS THE SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL FARMERS’ FEDERATION (NFF).
PPSA partners with government and industry to develop policies and programs that promote the social, economic, and environmental sustainability of South Australian primary production.
PPSA acts as the conduit to the South Australian primary production sector and presents a united voice on behalf of its membership in advocacy and representative activities.
PPSA influences policy makers by promoting the contribution we make to the South Australian economy and engaging positively with government and the broader community.
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ECONOMY
In 2021-22, SA’s primary industries and agribusiness sector generated $17.3 billion in revenue
primary production businesses
billion in exports
Source: Department of Primary Industries and Regions
Smoke taint fears lingering
It is not that long ago that the ‘Black Summer’ bushfires led to serious issues in our nation’s winegrape industry. In 2020, bushfires resulted in tens of thousands of tonnes of Australian wine grapes being lost to smoke taint. While some growers managed to dodge the...
Incentivising investment key to addressing shortages
Availability of adequate housing for regional workers continues to be a major challenge to the agricultural sector, particularly at peak times such as vintage and harvest. The COVID pandemic has exacerbated the ongoing issue around adequate housing stocks in regional...
Rural students secure support through scholarship
Primary Producers SA has awarded $14,200 on behalf of the E.W. Stevens Trust to students from remote and regional areas of South Australia, assisting them to continue with their studies. The grants are designed to help relieve pressure on regional families in...
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PO Box 259, Kent Town DC, SA 5071
Telephone: 08 8297 0899