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Editor’s Insight: Why New Zealand dodged El Nino’s drought bullet

A US weather forecasting service says El Nino has collapsed. With special audio feature.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016

Back in October, weather forecasters and economists were expecting a big hit on the country’s agricultural production.

It was reckoned it would be at least as bad as the 1997-98 summer when the so-called southern oscillation or El Nino weather system caused a severe drought.

In November, Westpac

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