AgFutures Initiative given $1 million boost to get 50 unemployed youths onto south-west farms

Updated September 29 2022 - 5:30pm, first published 4:15pm
Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney with industry partners at Rosemount Dairy in Southern Cross.

A labour squeeze has left the region's dairy industry "screaming" for help but a $1 million trial aims to fast-track vulnerable and unemployed youths onto farms.


Jessica Greenan


Journalist at The Warrnambool Standard covering Corangamite Shire Council. Sometimes court. Special interest in all things environment.