Grassroots Grant program

A total of 27 projects have been successful in this year’s Murraylands and Riverland region 2020-21 Grassroots Grants program.

2020-21 Grassroots Grants program list of successful projects (fully or part funded).

Applicant name

Project title

SPAA Society of Precision Agriculture Australia Inc

Virtual Bus Tour: Showcasing the opportunities of precision agriculture across the Murraylands and Riverland

*Dairy SA

Understanding water use efficiency and yield gains through trialing raised furrows on maize crops along the river flats

Renmark Paringa Council

Renmark Paringa Council Alliance for Water Stewardship Certification

Murray Mallee Local Action Planning Association Inc

Landscape scale NRM in the SA Murray Mallee - Increasing the capacity and participation of the community

Berri Barmera Landcare

Spiny Daisy - Conservation and Awareness of the Critically Endangered Species

Goolwa to Wellington Local Action Planning Association

Reinvigorating Action for Threatened Flora and Fauna in Monarto South

Farm Forestry Landcare Network

Farm Forestry Know How - at the Flick of A Switch! - Project Stage 3

Riverland West Landcare

Regent Parrots - Conservation through Education

Australian Birdwatching Inc

Community birdwatching in the Riverland

Four Wheel Drive South Australia Inc (4WDSA)

4WDSA Ngarkat Working Bee 2021

Gloria Rover

Paringa Island Wetland: Golden Dodder Eradication - Quarterly Hand Spraying of Herbicide

Friends of Gluepot Reserve

Volunteer Safety When Working Alone

SA Regent Parrot Recovery Team

Natural vs Horticultural - Regent Parrot use of the landscape

WoTL Ltd

Supporting Women in Agriculture to Thrive

Riverglades Community Wetlands Inc

Riverglades Turtle Nesting Identification

Nature Foundation

Getting Curious with Water for Nature

Trees For Life

Stepping Stones into Nature

*Loxton High School

Integrating Technology and Sustainability into plant production

Mid Murray Landcare SA Inc

Landcare in the Murray

Murray Eco Arts Kollectiv

Respect, Collect and Record

*Lowbank & Districts Agricultural Bureau

Best Practice Farming Educational Day

Berri Barmera Landcare

Malleefowl - Conservation and Awareness of the Threatened Species

Coorong District Council

Maintaining momentum within the Coorong community to build environmental and agricultural awareness...

Nature Foundation SA

Student research into nocturnal basking turtles on the River Murray (SA)

Berri Barmera Landcare

Indigenous Bat and Bird Surveys

*South Australian No Till Farmers Association

Best practice no-till for Mallee dune-swale

*Murray Mallee Regenerative Farmers Group

Regenerating soils, stopping erosion and improving water cycles…

 *Project supported in full or in part by another Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board program.

The Grassroots Grants program supports community based organisations, volunteer groups and individuals who work at a local level on a not-for-profit basis to help in the management of the Murraylands and Riverland region. The grants are funded through levies collected by the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board.

The 2020-21 Grassroots Grants program application period is closed.

 

 

More information

  • Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board
    110A Mannum Road, Murray Bridge, SA,
    08 8532 9100
    MRenquiries@sa.gov.au