Farmer confidence knocked as escalating financial costs put pressure on mental well-being

A storm is on the horizon for farmers as they battle a bevy of rising costs. Photo / File

Hikes in fuel and fertilizer costs and debt servicing levels have knocked rural confidence and prompted fears about mental well-being, with farmers facing tough times urged to “talk to someone”.

Industry representatives say farmers will

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