ASIDE from putting the grain in the bin come harvest time, there are few better feelings for a farmer than getting the last of your crop in the ground. Growers around the district are in the throes of finishing seeding for the 2014/15 season in what has been widely described as the perfect start to […]

Encouraging signs in rural real estate

THE regional housing market recorded an impressive 5.77 per cent increase in the median house price in the 2014 March quarter when compared to the same period last year. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Our port is part of national ‘king tide’ coast study

Louise Michael reports King tides engulfed local beaches around South Australia over the past week, and as part of Green Cross Australia’s, “Witness King Tides” project, coastal residents were encouraged to take photos of the event. The fun, community project promotes awareness and understanding of the impact of sea level rise, and will help monitor […]

Eaglettes earn the crown

Peter Argen’t APNA grand final review Hummocks 42 d Balaklava 30 Two excellent quarters of powerful netball in the middle of the Adelaide Plains Netball Association A1 grand final, ensured Hummocks collected the 2011 netball crown. In the game between the best two sides all year, the match against Balaklava was still on a knife’s […]