Drought loans hinge on Victorian election

Drought loans hinge on Victorian election

VICTORIAN farmers are calling for drought support from both the Coalition and Labor ahead of the looming...

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12 NOVEMBER 2014
BOM shells out to improve forecasts for farmers

BOM shells out to improve forecasts for farmers

WEATHER forecasting accuracy is set to undergo a major shake-up, with the Bureau of Meteorology developing...

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18 JULY 2014
Opportune rainfall pivotal with dry winter on horizon

Opportune rainfall pivotal with dry winter on horizon

  It comes following the release of the latest Australian Crop Report today, and ABARES executive director...

Agronomy

11 JUNE 2014
Dry winter looms for farmers

Dry winter looms for farmers

AS EL Nino looms large, the Bureau of Meteorology's latest three-month rainfall outlook has painted a...

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02 JUNE 2014
Farmers to prep for El Nino

Farmers to prep for El Nino

FARMERS must prepare contingency plans for an El Nino climate event this year, says the Bureau of Meteorology,...

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20 MAY 2014
Breaking rain in WA

Breaking rain in WA

RAIN across Western Australia has been widespread and restored confidence for many farmers.

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28 APRIL 2014