NSW farmers trust their instincts, but are open to new ideas on changing climate

While many farmers in New South Wales’ Central West are still guided by their gut, in the tradition of their farming parents and grandparents, there is strong recognition that change may be needed in this time of climate emergency.

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Farmers are acutely aware of climate cha ge. The Timor Dam, which suppolies Coonabarabran, was at just 23% capacity in June 2018. ((Photo by Brook Mitchell/Getty Images)