Tuesday, 04 December 2018 12:14

Changing climate needs better water storage

Water storage is more important than ever as climate change causes more severe drought forecasts.

Published in General News
Saturday, 15 September 2018 08:55

Are you ready to withstand a big dry?

European scientists are forecasting that the next four years could be unusually warm.

Published in Management
Thursday, 30 August 2018 10:55

Oz farmers starting to pull the plug

Farmers in New South Wales are digging in to survive as the drought worsens. 

Published in World News
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 09:55

Southern drought official

All Southland plus Otago’s Queenstown Lakes, Central Otago and Clutha districts are now declared officially in drought.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 January 2018 09:48

Tax relief for drought-hit farmers

The Government is offering tax relief measures for farmers in drought-affected areas.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 10:05

Drought declaration extended to South Island

Droughts in two South Island districts have now been declared medium-scale adverse events.
Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 08:55

Risk of drought rising

The risk of drought in New Zealand is rising, says BNZ’s senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 07:55

La Nina already here

We are already in a La Nina, say weather experts.

Published in General News
Monday, 27 March 2017 11:38

New tool for measuring drought

A new tool has been launched to monitor drought in New Zealand’s regions.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 07:55

Smiles as drought’s grip loosens

Everyone was smiling recently at a discussion meeting hosted by Okaihau, Northland dairy farmer Roger Hutchings on his farm.

Published in General News
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