Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Monday The chance of fog patches early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Tuesday The chance of fog patches in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 11||76||E 14||38|
||15||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||74||ESE 12||45|
||19||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||77||SE 14||60|
||12||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 1||84||E 2||42|
||15||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 6||67||E 20||43|
Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.
Farm groups have welcomed the Federal Government's plan for Australia's agricultural future, particularly tax reforms and changes to Farm Management Deposits (FMD).
The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.