A Riverland date producer has picked up a prestigious award at the recent South Australian Premiers food and beverage industry awards.
Local producer Dave Reilly took out the Duncan MacGillivray Entrepreneur Award winner for 2019 at the event held earlier this week.
Mr Reilly planted his first date palm 20 years ago and is now Australia's largest date producer.
On the night Dave's focus on agricultural diversification was highlighted including his ongoing support others to enter and thrive in the industry.
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