Crops will be ploughed under, if workers can't be found

Andrew Miller
By Andrew Miller
Updated September 22 2020 - 2:41am, first published September 21 2020 - 12:26pm
NERVOUS WAIT: Mitch McNab, HV McNab and Son says growers are facing a nervous wait, on seasonal workers from the Pacific Islands.

A Bacchus Marsh vegetable grower says her farm will have to plough crops back into the ground, if sufficient workers can't be found as harvest ramps up.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Journalist

I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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