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Overseas workforce set to come to NT farmers’ rescue

Premium Content Overseas workforce set to come to NT farmers’ rescue

Overseas workforce set to come to Northern Territory mango farmers’ rescue

Seasonal workers to give economy ‘strawesome’ boost

Premium Content Seasonal workers to give economy ‘strawesome’ boost

Strawberry season has arrived for the Sunshine Coast as up to 10,000 pickers and...

Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

Premium Content Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

Strict guidelines have been put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus to...

2500 Territory jobs on offer as fruit picking season looms

Premium Content 2500 Territory jobs on offer as fruit picking season looms

Minister encourages recently unemployed to consider agriculture work

Brazen lychee swindler cops fine

Premium Content Brazen lychee swindler cops fine

A young man who took fruit from a property in 2019 has been fined.

Police reveal new theory behind man’s disappearance

Premium Content Police reveal new theory behind man’s disappearance

Police reveal a new likely scenario behind man's disappearance.

Sex acts expected of backpackers in return for low wage

Premium Content Sex acts expected of backpackers in return for low wage

Backpackers were expected to perform sexual favours for work: Union.

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

English backpacker makes shocking claims about a Woolgoolga farm.

Farmer says Bundy needs full time Fair Work Ombudsman

Farmer says Bundy needs full time Fair Work Ombudsman

Farmers call for a Bundy-based ombudsman to stop labour hire rorts

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says backpackers are essential for the fruit picking industry

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

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Berry fields forever busy

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas expanded

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

More than 60 Asian workers are owed close to a combined $200,000

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Young foreigners are ‘vulnerable’

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Korean and Taiwanese backpackers bolster picking armies