Newdegate Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|July 2015 Total||57 0.4||2 day(s)|
|July 1955-2014 Average Total||49.4||13.6 day(s)|
|July 1955-2014 Wettest Total||104.0||1958|
|July 1955-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||32.0||20th 1991|
|July 1955-2014 Driest Total||17.8||1977|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||152.8||44 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1955-2014 Average Total||231.5||50.6 day(s)|
Great Southern, Western Australia
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).