Summerfruit Australia estimates losses at $70m

Elizabeth Anderson
By Elizabeth Anderson
Updated May 6 2022 - 6:23am, first published 2:08am
Stonefruits, including plums, suffered this year from lack of labour during harvest time. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK

Labour shortages at harvest are thought to have resulted in losses of as much as $70 million as peaches, nectarines, plums and apricots were either left on trees or downgraded on quality due to delays.

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Elizabeth Anderson

Editor of Stock Journal.

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