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Australian Rice farmers get drought help
ONE thousand rice farmers in southern NSW can now apply for full drought assistance.

Agriculture Minister Warren Truss said rice farmers across the Murray Valley had suffered because of cuts to irrigation water entitlements which had resulted in a sharp fall in rice plantings since 2002-03.

"Seasonal conditions will need to improve markedly before irrigation allocations can increase to a level that will enable producers to resume full production," he said.

"The National Rural Advisory Council has also advised me that the prospects for the current crop are far from certain, with the effects of a cold snap in February jeopardising what rice was sown."

Farmers can apply for interest rate subsidies of up to $100,000 for two years, and income support for the same period.
MGR Archive 10.4.2005
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