Lachlan's banana crop is 10 times more profitable than cotton, but without workers he had no choice but to swap

The worker shortage forces Kimberley banana farmer Lachlan Dobson to rip up 50ha of banana crop and replace it with less labour intensive, and less profitable, cotton.

Lachlan's banana crop is 10 times more profitable than cotton, but without workers he had no choice but to swap
The worker shortage forces Kimberley banana farmer Lachlan Dobson to rip up 50ha of banana crop and replace it with less labour intensive, and less profitable, cotton.