29 Jun 2023

Govt lending plan mixed bag for flood-affected growers

From Checkpoint, 5:08 pm on 29 June 2023

Hawke's Bay growers say the government support announced for their cyclone-wrecked sector today will be too little, too late for some.

In March they asked for $750 million to help them recover. But the government has instead announced two schemes to help businesses borrow more money.

Our reporter Lauren Crimp was there.