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LOCAL MP WELCOMES NEW TRADE DEAL

        Tony Pasin, the Federal member for Barker has welcomed the latest trade agreement between Australia and Indonesia, saying it will beneficial for local primary producers.

END OF AN ERA AT BERRI HOTEL

            In what will be the end of an era, longstanding chairman of the Berri Hotel group, Tim O'Brien has announced he will not be renominating at the upcoming AGM.

FRUIT FLY RESPONSE CONTINUES

                      To combat the local Queensland fruit fly outbreak in Loxton, a second round of sterile fruit flies have been released.

SLOW DOWN - SAPOL

          Riverland motorists have been put on notice with SAPOL launching a 4 day operation to detect speeding drivers state wide. 

MOBILE BLACK SPOT NO MORE

        Local Member for Barker, Tony Pasin has welcomed another phone tower installation, removing a known mobile black spot.

LOCAL FARMERS INVITED TO LEARN ABOUT DEEP RIPPING

                        Local Riverland and Mallee broad acre farmers are invited to discover the outcomes of deep ripping and improving sandy soils at an upcoming demonstration and information day.  

GOOD CROWD AT SPORTSPERSON AWARDS

        A strong crowd was in attendance at Friday night’s 5RM Berri hotel natural fractions sportsperson of the year awards.

BOOST FOR APPLE AND PEAR INDUSTRY

        The regions Apple and Pear growers are set to benefit from a recent state government grant to assist the industry across the state.  

BUSY TIMES AT DESTINATION RIVERLAND

        The regions peak tourism body Destination Riverland have been busy, providing information at one of the state’s largest tourism festivals.