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Climatologist warns of rainfall decline

A NATIONAL climatologist has warned rainfall in the Lower South East is “dropping off a cliff” with climate change labelled the main culprit. Bureau of Meteorology […]

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Farmers hope for heavy rain

FARMERS across the region are hopeful the heavens will open this spring, despite all signs pointing to a drier than average season nationwide. It follows a […]

Mercury rising

AN alarming new report released today shows Mount Gambier is expected to experience a dramatic rise in the number of extreme heat days unless more is […]

Heat stress for primary producers

THE Mount Gambier district’s fluctuating weather patterns over summer have played havoc with some sections of the agricultural industry, according to pork and honey producers. While […]

Dairy industry relieved

THE Australian dairy industry looks to have normalised, with a decent seasonal outlook and better farmgate prices encouraging increased production according to the latest NAB Agribusiness […]