Farmer confidence sapped by drought and fires

CONFIDENCE in the nation’s agricultural sector is at a 15-month low according to the latest quarterly Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey.

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Extremely dry conditions have impacted farmer confidence for next year.

The lack of confidence reflects the forecast of a hot, dry summer with drought conditions intensifying across large parts of the country.