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Farm crisis: Crops worth $35m rot as jobs go begging

Premium Content Farm crisis: Crops worth $35m rot as jobs go begging

Millions of dollars worth of crops have been left to rot on Queensland farms as the...

Fruit pickers’ scarcity bites, leads to island ‘bubble’ push

Premium Content Fruit pickers’ scarcity bites, leads to island ‘bubble’ push

Susan McDonald renews calls for Pacific Island travel bubble as rotting fruit bill...

15,300 Qld workers needed ahead of $32m ‘perfect storm’

Premium Content 15,300 Qld workers needed ahead of $32m ‘perfect storm’

Qld farms desperately need workers within weeks

Billionaires and rich families: Who owns Queensland’s farms

Premium Content Billionaires and rich families: Who owns Queensland’s farms

10 largest landowners occupy same size as New Zealand

Farmer accused of groping and sexually assaulting workers

Premium Content Farmer accused of groping and sexually assaulting workers

Backpackers claim sex assault and harrassment

Doing right by Reef win-win for farms

Premium Content Doing right by Reef win-win for farms

Doing right by Great Barrier Reef win-win for farms

How horde of angry vegans invaded Queensland farm

How horde of angry vegans invaded Queensland farm

“You’re hurting animals here. We’re here to show the truth"

FARM DEVASTATION: Two years' of crops, income lost to storms

Premium Content FARM DEVASTATION: Two years' of crops, income lost to storms

Thousands of pineapples, avocados and sugarcane have been lost

How these farmers turned $30k into a $1.5 million investment

Premium Content How these farmers turned $30k into a $1.5 million investment

New ideas, technology pays off on the Northern Rivers

Backpackers ‘treated like slaves’ on our farms

Backpackers ‘treated like slaves’ on our farms

“We saw backpackers being lured to regional centres by dodgy labour hire...

Backpacker who spoke out on sexual harassment sent hate mail

Backpacker who spoke out on sexual harassment sent hate mail

She says she was told to work naked during farm work

Banks want more power to take farms, businesses

Banks want more power to take farms, businesses

Showdown looming between Big Four and government

'Devastating' bug plague invades organic farm

'Devastating' bug plague invades organic farm

One farm reports they've lost 99% of crops

Growers call for Centrelink changes to help fruit pickers

Growers call for Centrelink changes to help fruit pickers

Strawberry industry wants greater domestic interest in seasonal work

Early-morning raids target illegal labour in five states

Early-morning raids target illegal labour in five states

Early-morning raids target illegal labour in five states

Worker says farmers prefer backpackers over locals

Worker says farmers prefer backpackers over locals

Experienced farm hands not getting a look in

Pile of human poo dumped near homes in Mackay region

Pile of human poo dumped near homes in Mackay region

Biosolids have been found to be the cause of a bad smell

From city girl to country mum

From city girl to country mum

From city girl to country mum, Jill loves bush