Low-interest loans for farmers feeling the dry

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A new Drought Transport Fund announced by the NSW Government will help farmers manage livestock through dry conditions.

The NSW Drought Transport Fund will provide up to $20,000 in low interest loans, with a two-year interest and repayment free period. 

Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair said the fund would help eligible farmers pay freight costs for fodder, water, or to move stock to agistment.

  • More information at droughthub.nsw.gov.au