How weather radar works and its accuracy

How weather radar works and its accuracy

THIS month's question comes from James Hicks of Esperance in Western Australia. He has asked: How does...

Archive

03 AUGUST 2016
WEATHERZONE: Australian winter/ spring rainfall outlook

WEATHERZONE: Australian winter/ spring rainfall outlook

What's the rainfall outlook this spring?

Weather

06 JULY 2016
Winter weather brings brighter outlook in NSW

Winter weather brings brighter outlook in NSW

THE wet start to winter has significantly changed the outlook for primary producers in New South Wales,...

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27 JUNE 2016
Differentiation in weather models

Differentiation in weather models

This month's question is:

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09 MAY 2016
Mixed bag for crops

Mixed bag for crops

IN A land as wide and diverse as Australia, producing conditions are always going to be variable from...

On-farm

05 MAY 2016
Taking advantage of heavy rains

Taking advantage of heavy rains

SHEEP producers are encouraged to make the most of green pick in pasture paddocks and self-sown cereals...

Livestock General

10 FEBRUARY 2016

  Tropical cyclones (TCs) are powerful, 'warm-cored' low pressure systems, which can produce a range...

Archive

08 FEBRUARY 2016
BOM report highlights state of water in Australia

BOM report highlights state of water in Australia

  Released on Wednesday, it takes over the role of the biennial Australian Water Resources Assessment...

Archive

11 DECEMBER 2015
Climate variability and climate change explained

Climate variability and climate change explained

Australia had its hottest October on record this year. Places like Melbourne had an average maximum temperature 4.5...

Agronomy

09 DECEMBER 2015
Getting a clearer picture on soil water

Getting a clearer picture on soil water

Given that water is the limiting factor in most seasons in most cropping areas throughout Australia,...

Machinery General

21 AUGUST 2015

  Although maximum temperatures are generally warmer than average during El Ni

Agronomy

22 JULY 2015
Specific Qld weather info now available online

Specific Qld weather info now available online

PRODUCERS and agribusiness investors wanting to diversify production can get agricultural climate information...

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17 JUNE 2015