Storms drench Australia’s parched interior, but won’t break drought

Office workers are seen during wet weather in Sydney, Australia, October 4, 2018. AAP/Mick Tsikas/via REUTERS

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The heaviest rain in years has fallen across parts of drought-parched inland Australia, bringing relief to struggling farmers but likely not enough water to break a big dry that has crippled the country’s most productive farmland. “I just got home when the rain hit the house,” said Greg Lawrence on the phone […]

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