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Glenelg River One of Four International River Foundation Finalists

Glenelg River One of Four International River Foundation Finalists

2014 INTERNATIONAL RIVERPRIZE FINALISTS ANNOUNCED! Friday 1st August 2014 International River Foundation has announced four finalists in the 2014 Thiess International Riverprize. The finalists are Glenelg River (Australia), Petitcodiac River…

World Aquaculture Awards Presented in Adelaide

World Aquaculture Awards Presented in Adelaide

Tuesday 17th June 2014 Norwegian aquaculture pioneer, Professor Trygve Gjedrem, was recognised by the World Aquaculture Society (WAS) during the opening day of World Aquaculture Adelaide 2014 (WAA14). The Society…

JBS Bordertown Employee’s EBA Ratified

JBS Bordertown Employee’s EBA Ratified

Monday 16th June 2014 Fair Work Australia have last Tuesday ratified the newly negotiated Enterprise Bargaining Agreement at JBS Bordertowns meatworks. The new four year site agreement increases wages by…

Native Oyster Making a Commercial Comeback in South Australia

Native Oyster Making a Commercial Comeback in South Australia

Tuesday 10th June 2014 Native oyster making a comeback The revival of the native oyster (Ostrea angasi) in South Australian waters is adding a delicious aquaculture product to the State’s…

Australian Canola Production Hit New High in 2012-13

Australian Canola Production Hit New High in 2012-13

Canola breaks records in 2012-13 Canola saw its second year at a record high in 2012-13, with production increasing by 21 per cent to 4.1 million tonnes, and value increasing…

A Third More Water Used on Australian Farms

A Third More Water Used on Australian Farms

Tuesday 10th June 2014 There was an increase of 32 per cent in the volume of water used for agriculture in 2012-13, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau…

2014 World Aquaculture Conference Officially Opens in Adelaide

2014 World Aquaculture Conference Officially Opens in Adelaide

World aquaculture conference opens in Adelaide Sunday 9th June 2014 The 2014 World Aquaculture Adelaide Conference (WAA14) has opened in Adelaide, South Australia. The conference is the largest gathering of…

World Aquaculture Society Conference Continues in Adelaide

World Aquaculture Society Conference Continues in Adelaide

Friday 6th June 2014 Australian Seafood Industry Products Take Centre Stage The Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) will be unveiling a number of impressive new products at the World…

Woolworth’s Apply ‘Oliver’s Twist’ Demand to Growers

Woolworth’s Apply ‘Oliver’s Twist’ Demand to Growers

Friday 6th June 2014 Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, has joined with AusVeg to call on the ACCC to investigate the behaviour of Woolworths over its just-announced Jamie…

World Aquaculture Adelaide 2014 June 7 to 11

World Aquaculture Adelaide 2014 June 7 to 11

Sunday 31st May 2014 No Time to Clam up About Oysters ‘The life of man is of no greater importance to the universe than that of an oyster’ said David…

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