Essendon Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|July 2015 Average||6.2||+0.9||11.6||-1.4|
|Jul 1939-2014 Average||5.3||13.0|
|Jul 1939-2014 Highest||13.2||19th 2013||21.9||18th 2013|
|Jul 1939-2014 Lowest||-2.6||4th 1963||6.1||2nd 1968|
|July 2015 Total||58 2.8||3 day(s)|
|Jul 1930-2014 Average Total||42.7||15.7 day(s)|
|Jul 1930-2014 Wettest Total||101.9||1936|
|Jul 1930-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||42.7||11th 1933|
|Jul 1930-2014 Driest Total||12.6||1979|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||212.2||62 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1930-2014 Average Total||317.5||78.7 day(s)|
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).