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Handbrakes put on harvest: Nationals

Andrew Miller
Updated November 17 2021 - 11:17am, first published November 11 2021 - 12:00pm
RAIL CLOSURE: Euroa Nationals MP Steph Ryan says the failure to take into account the needs of local grain and oilseed growers over a planned rail closure shows the government is "completely and utterly" out of touch with the needs of the community.
RAIL CLOSURE: Euroa Nationals MP Steph Ryan says the failure to take into account the needs of local grain and oilseed growers over a planned rail closure shows the government is "completely and utterly" out of touch with the needs of the community.

GrainCorp says a decision to temporarily close a section of a northern Victorian rail line, at the busiest time of the year, will increase freight costs to its Murchison silo by nearly $10 a tonne.

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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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