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Free soil tests continue this year
19 January 2021

A popular program offering free soil testing to landholders in parts of the Hills and Fleurieu and the Northern and Yorke landscape boards is continuing through 2021.

Feral rabbits tackled at Pindone Distribution Days
13 January 2021

Landholders will have help to control feral rabbits on their Hills properties through a number of Pindone Distribution Days in February.

Latest vineyard to benefit from biodiversity boost
17 December 2020

An iconic Adelaide Hills vineyard is the latest organisation to collaborate with the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board as part of the Wildlife for Wine project. Staff from Petaluma Wines and the board recently planted more than 2000 seedlings of 17 different native species in an onsite wetland for the benefit of both the environment and grape production.

Local projects awarded $220K in Grassroots Grants
15 December 2020

Twenty eight innovative and practical environmental projects have received a total of $220,000 in Grassroots Grants from the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board.

Making farming a reality with help of seed funding
07 December 2020

Farming businesses starting out or with an innovative idea can now apply for a scholarship to help with start up costs, mentoring and business training

Have your say on the future of your landscapes
23 November 2020

Members of the community can get involved in online forums, a survey and a schools competition to help shape the Five Year Plan for the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board

Test now for soil problems
08 October 2020

The Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board is measuring and promoting soil health as part of the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

First Adelaide Hills goat muster a major success
10 September 2020

A large goat control operation in the Adelaide Hills, including the first commercial scale feral goat muster in the region, has seen nearly 1000 animals removed from the area.

Neighbours key to tackling rabbits
08 September 2020

A recent increase in rabbit numbers in the Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula has created a strong need for effective control methods.

Wine growers benefit from balance with nature
05 August 2020

A Balhannah winery is taking a walk on the wild side with the aim of reducing insecticide use and improving vine performance.

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