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Growing our future together - Customers, Company, Community
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We are one of the largest private irrigation companies in Australia serving over 3,000 landholdings owned by over 2,500 customers within an area of 660,000 hectares. The irrigation water and drainage services we provide have helped create a diverse and highly productive agricultural region known as the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area (MIA). The vibrant communities of the MIA offer a range of education, arts, entertainment, sports and recreational activities.  

Main Canal shutdown at start of 2017 winter shutdown period
We will be draining the Main Canal at the start of this year's winter shutdown period, to allow for modernisation works in the Main Canal and other critical maintenance works. The Sturt Canal will not be drained, but will still have sections closed at certain periods of the winter shutdown to allow ...

MI NEWS

MI MR - Swimming in irrigation channels can cost you your life 13 Feb 2017
In light of the tragic drownings in Riverina water ways over the summer, Murrumbidgee Irrigation is reminding rural communities in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area not to take the risk of swimming in irrigation channels.
MI MR- MDBA eyes opened to importance of water to region 31 Jan 2017
Murrumbidgee Irrigation took the opportunity to demonstrate to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority the importance of water to the MIA when they visited the region last week.
MI Newsletter January 2017 31 Jan 2017
MI Newsletter January 2017

OTHER RELATED NEWS

Organic and Biodynamic Rice Field Day 13 Feb 2017
Rice Extension are hosting a field day for all growers interested in or practicing Organic, Biodynamic or Biological farming systems.
DPI Water - Allocations increased to 100% 15 Nov 2016
Allocations for Murrumbidgee general security licences holders has increased by 24%, while high security licence holders are to receive an increase of 5%. This means that both licence categories have reached full entitlement. Full allocation is also available to conveyance entitlements.
Farming Together  18 Oct 2016
This $14.9m Farming Together initiative is a national, two-year campaign for primary producers and processors to collaborate and claim marketplace power.
NSW DPI- Rice growers alerted to duck control strategies 19 Aug 2016
NSW Department of Primary Industries’ Game Licensing Unit has advised Riverina rice growers to remain vigilant and continue to monitor wild duck presence in their crops this spring.
DPI Water- Murrumbidgee GS increase 15 Jul 2016
NSW Murrumbidgee general security allocation has increased 13 per cent to 33 per cent, due to significant inflows over the past two weeks.

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