Media Releases


Posted on 9/11/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) was awarded the Small Association of the Year Award at the 2022 Association Awards™ last night.


Posted on 20/04/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) welcomed the announcement to extend the rice vesting arrangements made yesterday.


Posted on 8/04/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA), Griffith City Council, Leeton Shire Council, the Irrigation Research and Extension Committee (IREC) and Murrumbidgee Irrigation remind farmers who are planning to burn stubble, to do so responsibly.


Posted on 31/03/2022
SunRice is pleased to announce that the 2022 recipient of the Jan Cathcart Memorial Scholarship is Rebecca Groat, from Myall Park near Griffith in the NSW Riverina.


Posted on 1/03/2022
NSW Riverina Region is one of 20 regional centres identified by the National Farmers Federation as ideal to share in a recommended investment of $1.4 billion as part of the peak body’s plan for regional renewal.


Posted on 25/02/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) has announced the recipients’ of their 2022 tertiary scholarship awards.


Posted on 14/01/2022
Four of Australia’s top agricultural peak bodies have united to send an important message to all farmers about adhering to best practice during the summer spraying region.


Posted on 12/01/2022
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) is now taking applications for the 2022 Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship and Peter Connor Book Award.


Posted on 17/12/2021
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) has welcomed the announcement of the finalisation of the United Kingdom Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Australia.


Posted on 3/09/2021
The RGA are seeking the assistance of the Inspector-General to identify the anomalies in operational decision-making between the MDBA and NSW Government.


Posted on 20/08/2021
Ricegrowers’ call for all likely General Security water to be allocated now.


Posted on 13/08/2021
C21 SunRice Grower of the Year awarded to Darrell Fiddler, Farm Manager for De Bortoli Wines.


Posted on 16/06/2021
The RGA have long advocated for rice be included in our free trade agreements with other countries.


Posted on 15/04/2021
Common sense prevails around the Barmah Millewa environmental water borrow.


Posted on 30/03/2021
RGA reminds growers not to burn stubble during Easter and Anzac Day public holidays


Posted on 8/03/2021
Blundered opportunity to make a significant and lasting contribution to the future of water reform.


Posted on 1/03/2021
Minister Pitt gives a commitment to seek a solution


Posted on 17/12/2020
Irrign farmers have been deprived of an average 375 GL of water per year for period 2012-19


Posted on 20/11/2020


Posted on 20/11/2020

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