Riverland Uprising Aritcle

The Heart of the Murray The definition of team is ‘a group of individuals working together to achieve their goal’. Here, grape growers are the key players. What do you get when you take 540 wine grape growers, 8,000 hectares of vineyards, 100 years of history and more than 52...

CCW ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 18TH MAY 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Shareholders of CCW Co-operative Ltd was held at the Field Day site, on Wednesday 18th May 2022. Formal business of the Co-operative was conducted including the Election of Directors. We welcome Aden Brock, Aphrodite Koutouzis and Andrew Kassebaum to the Board. We pass on our...

CCW Viticultural & Soil Health Project – Field Day

A viticultural field day was held on Thursday, 9th December 2021, commencing at 3.00pm, at the Riverland Field Day Site, to address various matters including the Soil Health Project outcomes. The field day was attended by approximately 100 growers. The agenda was as follows: Key Highlights of the CCW Soil...

2021 Glossop High School – CCW Scholarship Recipients

CCW is proud to support and offer sponsorship to the Glossop High School Student Presentation Night. The 2021 recipients were: Georgia Tsorotiotis Siobhan Brock We congratulate Georgia and Siobhan on their efforts and wish them every success in their future endeavours.

CCW ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 19th May 2021

We had a good turnout at the CCW AGM, held on Wednesday, 19th May, at the Riverland Field Day Site. Informative presentations were given by the CEO, Sean Cole, as well as Andreas Clarke, CEO of Wine Australia; and Derek Nicol, Chief Supply Chain Officer Accolade Wines. "Sassy Brews" amazing...

2020 GHS – CCW Scholarship Recipients

CCW continues to support and offer sponsorship to the Glossop High School Student Presentation Night. The 2020 recipients were: Ekbir Bains - Year 10 Scholarship. Deepkiran Kaur - Year 11 Scholarship. And totally coincidentally, both students are children of CCW shareholders. We wish both Ekbir and Deepkiran every success in...

CCW VITICULTURAL FIELD DAY / YEAR 2 – SOIL HEALTH PROJECT

The annual viticulture field day was held Thursday, 10th December 2020, at the Riverland Field Day Pavilion, attended by as many as allowed under COVID restrictions. Presentations included an address from the CEO; an update on Vintage 2021; Year 2 of the Soil Health Project, and a review of the...

CCW Annual General Meeting

The CCW AGM was held on Tuesday, 8th September 2020,at the Riverland Field Day Site, and we had a good turnout considering the COVID awareness situation we are living in at the moment. The Chairman, and CEO gave insightful presentations. We that all those who attended.

Energy Efficiency Grants

The Federal government has just announced the “Energy Efficient Communities Program - Small Business Grants”. The maximum grant amount is $20,000. The grant can be used for one or more of the following: replacing existing equipment with higher efficiency equipment installing or replacing a component to help an existing system...

Water Market Fundamentals: How to make it work for you

Primary Industries and Regions South Australia presented an online workshop designed to assist South Australian irrigators gain confidence in successfully navigating the River Murray water market. This workshop offers simple and practical strategies to assist irrigators in planning and achieving better outcomes for their businesses. View the video of the...

TESTING SOILS FOR COMPACTION

Soil compaction under drip irrigation is one of the biggest limitations to vine health, production, and water and fertiliser use-efficiency. Compaction is mainly caused by vineyard traffic, and we are now using heavier and wider machines than before. The practices that in the past were commonly used to break up...

JUST ONE MORE RIPPER!

Well the field days have been cancelled and gadget days are long gone, but this hasn’t stopped inventive Riverlanders from solving problems and finding solutions. We just need other ways of showcasing the talent we have. After weeks of head scratching, frustrations and modifications, Stiven Ludas has finally got his...