Drought-stricken farmers to receive financial assistance

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 26 May 2020, 2:49PM
Photo / File

Drought-stricken farmers to receive financial assistance

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 26 May 2020, 2:49PM

Drought-stricken farmers in the north will soon get the financial assistance they've been asking for.

The Government is handing out half a million dollars for farmers in the worst hit areas - mostly helping with stock feed.

Agriculture Minister, Damien O'Connor, told Mike Hosking mayors are in the best position to know where the money needs to go.

LISTEN ABOVE