Farmers say they're being inundated with work enquiries, with so many people suddenly out of a job.

Picking fruit and vegetables hasn't traditionally appealed to Australians and the farm sector has struggled to attract workers.

But now, city dwellers from a range of backgrounds are cold calling farmers in search of their next pay cheque.

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