Friday, August 3, 2018

More drought relief set to rain on farmers

More relief is on the way for drought-stricken farmers, with Malcolm Turnbull indicating the federal government would do more to help producers in the midst of a brutal dry spell.

The prime minister on Friday signalled further announcements would be made shortly to help people in hardship.

"I cannot underline how shocking this drought challenge is. It puts farmers in a position where they have to make almost impossible choices," Mr Turnbull told reporters in Sydney. Read More