Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers

INCREASED activity in the Western Australian mining sector has been a major cause of problems experienced by grain exporter CBH Group, according to its chief operations officer Ben Macnamara.

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Miners are poaching the truck and train drivers used to move WA's grain.

CBH, Australia's largest grain exporter, has missed multiple international orders due to supply chain issues caused by a shortage of train and truck drivers.