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Country Hour for Monday 17 October, 2016

Country Hour for Monday 17 October, 2016



The Fair Work ombudsman has released a damning report into the experiences of 417 working holiday visa holders, revealing serious exploitation of some backpackers; cane growers in the Burdekin set to test the State government's Grower Choice legislation on the issue of arbitration; as sheep numbers increase in the west of the state, it is apparent there is a shortage of skilled workers; state government to start the roll out of $5 million for wild dog management; macadamia conference hosts visitors from around the globe; how technology is helping growers pick mangoes at just the right time to optimise fruit quality; WA cattle producer wins an appeal against a conviction for animal cruelty.