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Survey reveals farmer confidence lowest since beginning of pandemic

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Publish Date
Thu, 14 Jul 2022, 11:47am
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Survey reveals farmer confidence lowest since beginning of pandemic

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 14 Jul 2022, 11:47am

Farmer confidence is at its lowest level since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey.

Possible reasons such as spiralling costs for a host of key farm inputs — including fuel, fertiliser, feed and labour, alongside concerns over Government policy are said to have led to this.

Federated Farmers President Andrew Hoggard joined Kerre Woodham.

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