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Extreme weather is hurting Australian farmers – it’s time to demand action

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All Australians will suffer if we lose agricultural production in food bowl areas because of climate change. Photograph: Dave and Les Jacobs/Getty Images/Blend Images

Heat, drought and floods are affecting Australia’s food security but shoppers can support farmers by learning about the origins of their groceries

May 11, 2017 — It’s easy to switch off during the weekly grocery shop. Everything we need is conveniently at our fingertips, so why bother thinking about where it comes from? If we pick up a banana Continue reading Extreme weather is hurting Australian farmers – it’s time to demand action