Farmers need to call out climate risks

By Peter Mailler
August 10 2018 - 1:30am
Farmers need to call out climate risks

In January 2014 we had an extraordinarily hot day, regarded as a one in 100-year event, and it knocked hundreds of millions of dollars of summer crop production in our region. In February 2017 it happened again, coupled with a record-breaking period of continuous extreme heat. So much for one-in-100; it now feels like the new normal.

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