Category Archives: Australian Farmer of the Year

Women in Dairy – a new generation

As featured in issue 60 of The Country Web – Young Women of Influence. Women in Dairy is a new not-for-profit group that has been developed by local women Ali Duckworth and Nicole Nicholls. They represent a dynamic group of … Continue reading

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2012 NSW Farmers of the Year

As featured in The Country Web Number 58 Autumn 2013 edition Peter and Alison Campbell farm a 1550 ha mixed cropping sheep enterprise at “Avondale” 17 km west of Henty, NSW. The Campbells rotate their wheat/canola cropping program with lucerne/clover/cocksfoot pastures. … Continue reading

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Celebrating 2012 Australian Year of the Farmer: Cattle Crusader Susie Chisholm

Susie Chisholm was raised on Bow Park Station, North Queensland and spent time with her Grandmother in Sydney after her mother died, when she was only a small child. She eventually returned to her beloved Bow Park Station where she … Continue reading

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Celebrating 2012 Australian Year of the Farmer: Women farmers putting food on your table.

From The Country Web Number 57 Spring 2012. Melanie Kiel, her husband Dave and daughters Laura and Sara own and run ‘Mione’, a 135 acre property near Cumnock as a trade-cattle enterprise. Mel is the boss when it comes to the … Continue reading

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