Conditions stabilise as reopening progresses
Call it a treechange, call it a search for opportunity… whatever the reason, many Australians are swapping the city for a rural idyll. Regional Australia Institute CEO Liz Ritchie discusses the implications and opportunities of this migration.
Conditions and confidence rise out of lockdown.
The good news just keeps rolling on for Australian agriculture, with already very good seasonal conditions boosted by the increasing possibility of a La Nina event, combined with ongoing commodity price strength.
Confidence rebounds on the back of roadmaps, vaccination.
COVID 19 continues to be the main driver of growth both in the recovery phase and as the Delta variant spreads. With vaccines looking promising 2021 looks like being a bounce back year.
Confidence and conditions tick up.
NAB Rural Commodities Index hits a record high sitting 12.6% above August 2020 levels.
Confidence and conditions fall further with ongoing lockdowns.
Lower currency continues to buoy Australian agriculture.