Ag labour crisis to ease as backpackers return and Pacific scheme changes

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
November 24 2021 - 1:00am
Backpackers return and Pacific scheme changes to ease ag labour shortage

AGRICULTURE'S labour shortage will begin to ease over the coming months, with vaccinated backpackers allowed into the country and changes to streamline the Pacific seasonal labour scheme.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

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