Drought and Climate Adaptation Program newsletter

May 2020

In this issue:

  • Climate outlook for Winter 2020
  • Climate risk transfer strategies for farmers
  • Continuing support through Long Paddock

March 2020

In this issue:

  • Understanding farm management economics
  • Insuring the future of agriculture
  • Understanding the pasture growth alert

January 2020

In this issue:

  • Weekly and fortnightly outlooks now available
  • Tools to help respond to and recover from drought
  • Making sense of early weaning webinar

December 2019

In this issue:

  • New pasture growth tool
  • Sign up for the monthly climate outlook
  • Planning for when it rains

October 2019

In this issue:

  • Advancing weather index insurance for crops
  • Improving producer’s climate knowledge
  • MoU improves drought management research

August 2019

In this issue:

  • GrazingFutures team helping the flood response
  • Drought Program Review supports DCAP
  • Rainfall and pasture growth poster updates

May 2019

In this issue:

  • DCAP at the ‘Farmers for climate action’ conference
  • Paleoclimate project website and newsletter have launched
  • New video helps understand percentiles for grazing decisions