Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Patches of frost in the early morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Light winds.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||12||80%||1-5mm||High||NNE 2||100||NNW 9||74|
||1||10||80%||1-5mm||High||NNE 9||99||NNW 18||77|
||4||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||ENE 10||93||NW 12||78|
||1||11||80%||< 1mm||High||N 6||92||NNW 10||72|
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).