A SLOW start to the growing season is still having an impact for the state’s fruit growers.
Horticultural grower groups in the north of Adelaide have come out in opposition to a local council’s proposal to lift rate charges for primary producer.
Leading horticultural groups AUSVEG SA, Hortex Alliance and Potatoes SA have voiced opposition to a proposed increase to primary production council rates, which would have some local growers charged three times their present rates.
AN innovative greenhouse vegetable grower and packer in Adelaide’s north has claimed the title of AUSVEG SA grower of the year.
THE state’s horticultural production area could expand by almost two-thirds with the announcement the state government will invest $110 million into growing the Northern Adelaide Plains irrigated food production area.
Is netting a citrus orchard worth it? Two growers gave their views at the 2017 Citrus Technical Forum.