Primary Industries and Resources SA (PIRSA) is a dynamic Government of South Australia agency committed to the economic development of the State and the sustainable use of the State’s food, fibre and minerals industries.
Pirsa’s goal of fostering environmentally sustainable and internationally competitive industries is set in targets in South Australia's Strategic Plan. These targets include increasing exports to $25 billion by 2014, maintaining mining exploration investment at $100 million a year, and boosting annual mineral production and processing to $4 billion by 2014.
Illegal salmon nets seized in Donegal United Kingdom
Inland Fisheries Ireland has seized 26 untagged salmon in the Glenties area in Donegal and 1100 yards of illegal salmon drift nets off Inishbeg Island.