Remote working gives ag workers a closer connection

Gregor Heard
By Gregor Heard
Updated April 23 2020 - 3:39am, first published April 22 2020 - 5:00am
Utilising technology to allow agribusiness workers to remain in rural areas can help boost their connection with clients.

HAVING employment with the scope to allow at least some time working remotely can help those working in non-production roles in the agriculture sector retain better links with their industry according to rural leaders.


Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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