La Nina stubbornly slow in breaking down

Gregor Heard
By Gregor Heard
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:23pm, first published March 17 2022 - 12:00am
BIG WET: The soggy conditions in eastern Australia could continue with La Nina decaying slower than expected.

THE LA Nina weather event, which has caused the wettest summer for parts of eastern Australia since 2010-11, is stubbornly refusing to dissipate.


Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.