2019's tale of woe continues to spread

IT’S been a tough year for an ever-widening spread of primary producers across large sections of traditionally prime agricultural regions around the country - and the shock waves keep coming as we approach harvest time for winter crops.

2019's tale of woe continues to spread  2019's tale of woe continues to spread  2019's tale of woe continues to spread  2019's tale of woe continues to spread  2019's tale of woe continues to spread

Heat and frost have hampered WA's crop potential.

Even growers in Western Australia have copped a few significant blows, where previously southern parts of the state at least have been somewhat shielded from the severe and persistent dry conditions