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Six young Australian farmers on why they stay despite ongoing drought

12:06 EST

Why do young Australian farmers stay on the land despite battling ongoing drought and a poor seasonal outlook? ABC Rural asked six primary producers for their perspective on running a farm business in drought, what makes the experience more bearable and whether they've considered leaving the land.

'It's frosty, officially' as Canberra temperatures plunge to equal coldest night of year

11:18 EST

Canberrans were certainly reminded it was winter this morning with overnight temperatures equalling this year's coldest recorded low.

Tanzanian farmers desperate for access to markets to work out of poverty

10:00 EST

International aid agencies say global food security is one of biggest issues the world is facing.