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.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

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