7 Jun 2024

Northland farmers under financial pressure

From Checkpoint, 5:16 pm on 7 June 2024

Northland farmers say they're being denied short term loans to cover their tax bills while banks are continuing to make hundreds of millions of dollars off high interest rates. Northland Federated Farmers says more than 50 percent of calls to the rural support trust are for help around financial and banking issue. President Colin Hannah speaks to Lisa Owen.