Maintaining access into overseas markets during fruit fly outbreaks was a key theme of the recent National Fruit Fly Symposium, held online from Tuesday to Thursday last week.
Previously one of our most lucrative trading partners, China and tensions with Australia have escalated in recent months, with rural commodities bearing the brunt.
A research team at the University of South Australia have developed a prototype machine that can grade almonds and detect potentially dangerous contaminants in kernels.
Australia's critical groundwater resources are poorly managed and monitored to the point of neglect accordin to a prominent engineer.
A rare opportunity is available for those involved in fresh produce to to take a tour of the SA Produce Markets at Pooraka.
While the reforms proposed by the ACCC regarding Murray Darling Basin regulations were welcomed, one Sunraysia resident wants more action.
The ACCC says better information surrounding water markets will be essential in creating a solution to current market woes in the MDB.