Welcome to the website of Irrigation Australia Limited; the only national body covering the entire value chain of the urban and rural irrigation industry in Australia. This site contains a wealth of information about the irrigation industry and irrigation practices in Australia for urban and rural irrigators, local government, statutory bodies and tertiary institutions, water utilities and irrigation companies. Irrigation consultants and designers, irrigation contractors and installers, manufacturers, importers, distributors and retailers of irrigation equipment and services will also find useful resources within the site.
06.07.15 $200 million biosecurity boost good for all Australians – Department of Agriculture Media Release
A $200 million funding increase for biosecurity across Australia will protect farmers, encourage growth for the future, and will also benefit all Australians. Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce said the strategic need to focus on biosecurity was a strong theme in the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, and this initiative represented a significant investment in the system […]
Media Release – Digging in for 283 years of trials and tribulations – Dept of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport & Resources
State Government scientists will this year clock up 283 years of long term trials located at Hamilton, Horsham, Rutherglen and Walpeup. One trial just celebrated a centenary, with another hitting the a 100th birthday milestone next year. The research focus of the different trials varies considerably. In the high rainfall zone scientists are investigating long […]
ACCC to champion agribusiness supply chain transparency- Media Release from Minister for Agriculture
The Australian Government has acted on concerns raised by farmers about supply chain transparency during the consultation phase of the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper. Minister for Agriculture, Barnaby Joyce, said the white paper would commit $11.4 million to establish an Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Commissioner dedicated to agriculture as well as supporting capability […]