Australia – Freeze destroys $180m worth of crops

22 Nov 2017 – A┬álate “cold snap” ripped across western and central Victoria this month, causing extensive damage to wheat and legumes. (Why does the media love the words “cold snap,” I wonder?) Some growers estimated that about half of their wheat crops were destroyed. Others reported a 90-100 per cent loss just weeks from … Continue reading Australia – Freeze destroys $180m worth of crops