Small towns also feeling the effect of drought

The drought has been hitting farmers and communities in the Central West hard, and now concerns are being raised that our small towns and villages are also suffering.

Some retailers that rely on locals for their income are noticing the effect, as high stock feed prices and poor conditions put farmers under increasing financial stress.

Meg Van Lohuizen investigates.

 

 

Produced by Lauren Forbes, Meg Van Lohuizen, Mitch Greenwood & Mollie Gorman.