Hot air set to pass over central and eastern Australia this week means our hottest day as a nation as a whole could be on its way.
The Indian Ocean Dipole positive event that has been such a key factor in the drought is finally showing signs of breaking down.
Robert Spurway, Fonterra chief operating officer, will head up the GrainCorp business if it gets approval to offload its malt business.
The total value of Australia's cropping exports is expected to drop to levels not seen for at least five years due to the drought.
Heavy snow and rain during harvest across the Canadian Prairies leaves about 2 million acres of canola buried under snow until spring.
South Australia is no closer to a resolution to end the ban on the cultivation of GM crops after an ALP compromise proposal was rejected.
Sorghum growers are seeking compensation from Advanta Seeds for their farm businesses impacted by the weed shattercane.
Australia could be faced with a sorghum crop as small as 100,000 tonnes, with official predictions currently at 398,000t.