One of the hottest years on record

One of the hottest years on record

AUSTRALIA has sweltered through the hottest 24 months in its history, after the Bureau of Meteorology...

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07 JANUARY 2015
2015 greeted with welcome rain

2015 greeted with welcome rain

DESPITE adverse summer temperatures affecting much of the Australian farming community, rain has brightened...

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07 JANUARY 2015
News Wrap

News Wrap

IN TODAY'S News Wrap: Russian tariff on domestic exports results in a rise in the wheat price; uncertainty...

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31 DECEMBER 2014
Unseasonal rain drenches Qld

Unseasonal rain drenches Qld

FARMERS in parts of Queensland are rejoicing after unseasonal rainstorms drenched the state with their...

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22 SEPTEMBER 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
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
Qld rain brings mixed blessings

Qld rain brings mixed blessings

WIDESPREAD rain across Queensland last week has delivered welcome relief for many farmers, but the wet...

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31 MARCH 2014
Heat hurting sorghum crops

Heat hurting sorghum crops

SORGHUM growers in Australia's northern cropping belt are being urged to closely monitor crops for yield...

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22 JANUARY 2014