Farmers face more extreme labour issues without govt action plan

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated June 10 2021 - 3:00am, first published 2:00am
ACTION NEEDED: NFF CEO Tony Mahar said it will be another difficult season of labour shortages unless the government comes up with a plan to open the borders.

THE agriculture industry will be hamstrung by more labour shortages unless the government takes action, the National Farmers Federation has warned.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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