The Advertiser: ‘Heavy rain predicted for SA this week… ‘

“Rain is forecast for South Australia for nearly every day this week, with up to 50mm for the Mt Lofty Ranges — and it could be a season changer, particularly for farmers,” says The Advertiser today (June 11).

In the article our CEO Brett Smith says the financial and psychological impact of managing drought will last well beyond the current season.

“Just because we’re seeing a bit of green about the place doesn’t mean the pressure is off — many farmers are still in financial drought and won’t receive a decent income again until harvest come October/November,” Mr Smith said.

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