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Discussion starts on review of mining laws

26 April 2017

Increasing recognition of the rights of grain producers as landowners is at the centre of GPSA's submission to the review of SA's mining laws.

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ESCOSA to review supply chain costs

24 April 2017

GPSA has welcomed the State Government’s decision to instruct the Essential Services Commission of SA to review South Australian bulk grain supply chain costs on behalf of grain producers.

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Grain pool participants retain relief scheme

12 April 2017

In December 2016, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission released a new legislative instrument on interests not for money schemes.

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Location differentials vary across Australia

22 March 2017

Grain freight to port terminals are a major component of ex-farm gate costs.

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Preparing for a clean harvest starts now

9 March 2017

Grain Producers SA has been part of the industry-wide campaign highlighting the importance of grain hygiene for continued access to international and domestic markets.

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Reminder to grain growers with late grape harvest

9 March 2017

With a cool and wet summer, grape harvest is running two to four weeks behind previous years – which means grain growers are urged to be cautious when spraying or managing stubble loads near vines. The potential penalties of spray drift damage to vineyards from summer weed spraying in summer and autumn can include compliance and prosecution so growers need to be on the front foot.

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WHS workshops lift expectations for on-farm safety

9 March 2017

Grain Producers SA has started a series of work health and safety workshops for farmers, in conjunction with Livestock SA and SafeWork SA.

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Flinders Ports charges exceed CPI increases

23 February 2017

In December 2016, the Essential Services Commission of South Australia released a report on ports charges, including six of Flinders Ports grain export terminals - Port Adelaide, Port Giles, Wallaroo, Port Pirie, Port Lincoln and Thevenard.

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GPSA welcomes new policy expertise for 2017

9 February 2017

Grain Producers SA has appointed a new full-time policy officer Shane Gale to work with the organisation’s staff, board of grower directors and South Australian grain growers.

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GTA reviews pool provider standards

9 February 2017

Grain Producers SA is pushing for Grain Trade Australia’s mandatory Code of Practice to have more “teeth” when it comes to regulating pool providers.

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