Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the northeast. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||13||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 13||92||SW 15||63|
||6||14||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 20||75||WSW 32||44|
||3||14||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 16||95||W 25||58|
||3||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 17||88||SW 19||57|
||3||15||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 17||83||WSW 21||52|
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.
The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.
Farm groups have welcomed the Federal Government's plan for Australia's agricultural future, particularly tax reforms and changes to Farm Management Deposits (FMD).