It’s a day of total fireban for the Riverland fire region today with the CFS issuing a severe fire danger rating.
The CFS has asked that local landowners adhere to local harvest codes of practice.
A total fire ban also applies for the neighboring Victorian CFA fire district of Mallee.
Further information can be found via the CFS website for SA, or CFA website for Victoria.
Local firefighters yesterday battled a grass fire near Borrika with 34 hectares of farmland burnt.
Crews were able to extinguish the fire within 2 hours.
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