A briefing paper titled 'This Is Not Normal' has suggested that climate change has been a huge factor contributing to the extreme fire conditions currently affecting NSW and Qld.
A climate scientist has said that one cool spring or a hot spell 100 years are not proof climate change is not happening.
Climate change is more than just an ethical issue - how it is managed by business has scope to have serious financial risks and rewards.
Support is available for Riverland growers affected by the hailstorm which hit the region on Monday afternoon.
NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) will highlight opportunities for the agricultural sector to harness renewable energy sources as part of the National Renewables in Agriculture Workshop and Expo in Wagga Wagga on Thursday November 14.
It has been somewhat of a rarity over the past three years but the forecast rain over the past week has more than lived up to its potential.
It will be patchy and not everyone will get as much as they want but meteorologists are predicting the most widespread falls in six months.