Minimum wage for fruit pickers seen as a deterrent to best workers

Chris McLennan
Updated November 8 2021 - 2:18pm, first published November 4 2021 - 2:00pm
The loss of piece work arrangements is seen as a disincentive to the better harvest workers.
The loss of piece work arrangements is seen as a disincentive to the better harvest workers.

Fruit pickers have won a hard fought battle to be guaranteed a minimum wage.

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Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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