GM Food Crops
Legislative amendments to allow GM food crops to be grown across mainland South Australia in time for 2021 cropping season.
Outcome: Reverse the estimated (at least) $5 million in lost production to 2025, enable better weed management, unlock grains research potential.
Pastoral Act Review
Potential to increase livestock production from the pastoral lands by moving from the current specific legislative approach to potential for flexibility for a range of uses.
Objective: Improved economic outcomes for South Australia’s pastoral regions.
New Biosecurity Act
To create a simpler and more effective legal framework for the management of:
- pests, diseases and weeds
- trade in plant and animal products
- biosecurity emergencies.
Objective: Improved and more efficient management of biosecurity in South Australia and a reduction in administrative and compliance burden for government and industry.
23 Billion by 2030
24 Jan 2021 10:36 pm