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Will the rains arrive early? North Australian farmers can now find out

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Farmers in the Top End can now find out whether the first rainfalls of the wet season are likely to arrive earlier than usual, with the introduction of the Bureau of Meteorology’s new northern rainfall onset outlook. The new service is the result of research that began in 2010, co-funded by Managing Climate Variability rural research partners and the Bureau.

CLIMAG issue 25, June 2014

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

CLIMAG 25 is now available for download.

Improved seasonal climate forecasts: the benefits for Australia’s economy

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

The Centre for International Economics has estimated the potential value of improved seasonal climate forecasts for 11 sectors of Australia’s economy.

New research project – Predicting heat extremes on the multi-week timescale

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Can POAMA predict extreme heat events for forecast timescales of less than one month?

CLIMAG issue 24, May 2013

Friday, May 10th, 2013

CLIMAG 24 is now available for download.

New free CliMate app for farmers

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Australian CliMate, a free iTunes app that can help farmers with better decisions about their farming operations, is now available for download from the App Store.

CLIMAG issue 23, August 2012

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

CLIMAG 23 is now available for download.

Tomato – critical temperature thresholds available for download

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

The case study of critical temperature thresholds for tomato is now available for download. The case study was completed by Peter Deuter from Agriscience Queensland.

Climate Champion book now available for download

Friday, March 16th, 2012

A 48-page book describing our Climate Champion program and profiling each of the participating farmers is now available for download.

Banana – critical temperature thresholds now available for download

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

The case study of critical temperature thresholds for banana is now available for download. The case study was completed by Peter Deuter from Agriscience Queensland.