Hay runners head to the region to help drought-affected farmers

By Alana Christensen

Need for Feed Disaster Relief is encouraging farmers and businesses affected by the ongoing dry conditions to attend a barbecue in Cobram this weekend.

The Need for Feed crew and truck drivers will be in the town following their hay run across northern Victoria and the southern Riverina.

The event, which will be held at the Cobram Racecourse on Sunday, March 10 from 7pm, and will include guest speakers John Harper, David Post and John Padman.

RSVPs are essential and must be made by March 8 to Linda Ryder on 0417 085 234 or by emailing

See next week's Country News for more.