21-11-2013 05:46 AM | Australia

Western NSW farmers grateful for drought assistance

There's a real sense of relief around the north west of New South Wales today after yesterday's announcement of $7.6 million in drought funding measures from the State Government.

Landholders had been crying out for the assistance for months.

The $7.6 million worth of help includes transport subsidies, water grants and waiving of rates.
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