12 Oct 2023

Hot, dry El nino summer forecast places extra stress on farmers

From Checkpoint, 5:42 pm on 12 October 2023

The forecast hot, dry El Nino summer is placing extra stress on farmers battered by Cyclone Gabrielle.

In the lower North Island's Tararua District, a Big Dry could hit particularly hard after a boggy winter.

Our reporter Jimmy Ellingham has the story.