THE BIG DRY PODCAST: Episode One

Drought has gripped the state hard and fast and farmers, rural businesses and the like are grappling with their newfound reality. 

Namoi Valley Independent Journalist Billy Jupp hit the saleyards in Gunnedah this week to establish the severity of the situation. 

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He spoke to stock and station agent Sam Plevey from Purtle Plevey Agencies. Mr Plevey is an agent in both Tamworth and Gunnedah and has an understand of how the drought is impacting livestock owners in the region. 

As this is the first episode of this podcast we’d love to know what you think or if you think there is someone we should talk to. Please email grace.ryan@fairfaxmedia.com.au with your ideas/thoughts.

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Photo: THE LAND.

Photo: THE LAND.