Local workers applying as Queensland farmers are forced to up wages

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2021-Feb-01 Mon 13:30
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Due to the critical labour shortages, Queensland farmers are forced to pay higher wages and provide better conditions, in the hope to attract local workers. The improved conditions come amid warnings of higher prices for consumers as food is left unpicked. Bundaberg lychee grower Craig van Rooyen said…

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