Stopping the brain drain of our young people from the Murraylands is fundamental to our region’s economic and social prosperity. These young men and women are our future business leaders, instigators of change, and key decision makers for generations to come.
A new business to business (B2B) initiative was launched on 2 May by RDA Murraylands and Riverland. The program connects local SMEs to professional service providers to access expert advice.
The overall concept for the project is to create a new brand that recognises the regenerative agriculture efforts of our farmers and provides them with consumer recognition through increased profile, and potentially a price premium for food and fibre.
Funding to help South Australian businesses explore new ways of extracting clean, low-emission energy from organic residue is available now. You can apply to work with a bioenergy mentor who will guide you through the process of identifying your biomass technology options and developing a project proposal. From this project…
A new web-based resource has been designed to help Australian farmers cope effectively with life’s challenges and get the most out of every day. The website – www.ifarmwell.com.au – is a new, free tool that has been designed in consultation with Australian farmers and the latest industry research.
The Recycling Market Development Grants will assist South Australian recycling businesses to find new, local markets for their products and reduce their need for risky overseas markets. This grant was developed in response to China’s recent import restrictions on recyclable materials.