Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the north in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||13||90%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 13||91||NNE 14||66|
||3||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 10||93||NNE 10||67|
||4||14||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 11||86||NNE 16||52|
||4||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 12||90||NNE 13||62|
||4||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 10||87||N 13||57|
||5||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 12||90||NNE 15||54|
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).