Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. The chance of fog in the north in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the north, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||10||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 7||86||SSE 5||63|
||-1||8||80%||5-10mm||Severe||SSW 5||95||NNE 3||77|
||0||8||90%||5-10mm||High||NW 6||100||SE 10||74|
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).