Statement from GPSA regarding CEO’s position
20 January 2021
The Grain Producers SA Board has received confirmation from CEO Caroline Rhodes that she has nominated for preselection as the Liberal candidate for Schubert.
Trade and market access at the forefront of new GPSA workshops
13 January 2021
South Australian grain producers will gain new insights into market access, international grain markets and pricing thanks to a series of workshops being run by Grain Producers SA across the state next month.
New education program to diversify SA grain sector
26 November 2020
A new education program aimed at better understanding grain markets to support diversification has received $75,000 through the Marshall Liberal Government’s Regional Growth Fund.
New campaign to ensure SA grain is ‘Market Ready’
19 November 2020
Supporting South Australian growers to ensure they maintain high standards of grain hygiene is the focus of a new campaign launched by Grain Producers SA today.
GPSA reminds growers to ‘Know Your Code’
9 November 2020
With harvest in full swing across many parts of South Australia and hot, windy conditions forecast for tomorrow (Tuesday), Grain Producers SA is reminding growers to familiarise themselves with the South Australian Grain Harvesting Code of Practice.
GPSA welcomes historic decision on GM crops
2 November 2020
Freedom of choice has officially been restored for growers in South Australia today following the announcement that the moratorium on the commercial cultivation of genetically modified crops will be lifted across mainland SA.
McCabe steps up as GPSA Chair
25 August 2020
Hamley Bridge grower Adrian McCabe has been appointed Chair of Grain Producers SA following the organisation’s Annual General Meeting on Monday 24 August.
Blueprint outlines exciting future for SA grain
24 August 2020
South Australia’s grain sector has set out its vision to become a $6 billion industry by 2030 with the launch of the South Australian Grain Industry Blueprint today.
Consultation open for South Australian Grain Industry Blueprint
12 June 2020
The consultation phase of the Blueprint was launched today at innovative grain farming business Bulla Burra, Loxton, by Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development Tim Whetstone and Grain Producers SA (GPSA) Deputy Chair Adrian McCabe.
Australian grain farmer bodies on China tariffs
20 May 2020
Growers response to China tariffs on Australian barley exported to China
Tariffs a significant blow for SA growers
19 May 2020
Grain Producers SA has echoed the widespread sentiment of disappointment with the decision of the Chinese Government to impose a dumping margin of 73.6 per cent and subsidy margin of up to 6.9 per cent on all barley imported from Australia for five years.
Freedom of choice restored for South Australian growers
13 May 2020
After 16 long years, South Australian growers are one step closer to having the freedom of choice to grow the same crops as their mainland interstate counterparts.
Listen in to the Six Pillars Podcast
11 May 2020
GPSA is proud to launch the Six Pillars Podcast, a seven-part series which details the vision to make grain a $6 billion industry by 2030 as part of the South Australian Grain Industry Blueprint
Compromise needed to break GM deadlock
28 April 2020
Grain Producers SA has welcomed an apparent breakthrough to legalise the commercial cultivation of GM crops in South Australia, following an announcement in Parliament today.
Opportunity for grain grower to join SAGIT after trustee Michael Treloar retires
14 April 2020
Outgoing SAGIT trustee Michael Treloar is encouraging any grain grower with an interest in and understanding of the importance of research to apply for the position.
GPSA calls for common sense in GM debate
19 February 2020
South Australian growers have had enough of the political game-playing happening over their livelihoods in State Parliament.
GPSA cautiously welcomes latest GM developments
19 December 2019
Grain Producers SA is calling on all sides of politics to focus on delivering an outcome for growers regarding genetically modified crops following today’s news that the State Government has introduced new regulations which would see the moratorium lifted on mainland SA from 1 January.
Growers let down by SA Parliament … again
10 December 2019
Grain Producers SA is bitterly disappointed that politics has once again prevailed over sensible policy reform after the Government’s Bill to lift the moratorium on genetically modified crops on SA’s mainland was defeated today.
Put politics aside and support new GM Bill: GPSA
3 December 2019
Grain Producers SA has welcomed the State Government’s swift response to last week’s disallowance motion regarding the Genetically Modified Crops Management Regulations.
Government tables new CFS Bill reflecting grower concerns
28 November 2019
Grain Producers SA has welcomed the tabling of the revised Fire and Emergency Services (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill in Parliament today.