Hunter wholesalers and retailers report poultry product shortages

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
Updated January 13 2022 - 9:30pm, first published 9:27pm
INTERRUPTED SUPPLY: Keith Moss, of Hunter Valley Chicken and Game at New Lambton, says some products are hard to get hold of but he can still get whole chickens. Picture: Marina Neil

STAFF shortages and COVID-related absenteeism has put pressure on poultry product supply chains across the Hunter creating scarcities which have forced restaurants and cafes to change their menus as wholesalers struggle to meet demand.


Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler


A Walkley-award winning journalist with 20 years experience, Gabriel writes for the Newcastle Herald across a range of areas and issues including social justice & community welfare, crime/court reporting, health, human interest.