OUR RURAL YOUTH - NEWS & STORIES


"The young parents running the second largest station in Oz", RuralWeekly, June 2016.

"Blundestone gives a financial kick for would be agriculture students", The Advocate, June 2016.

"This young farmer shatters what we think of as sustainable farming", Youth Food Movement, June 2016.

"Young farmers optimistic of future" Western Magazine, June 2016.

"Horsham's Zach Currie is a new breed for the wool industry", The Weekly Times, May 2016.

"Beekeepers abuzz with excitement over research into Manuka honey possibilities", NSW Country Hour, May 2016.

"Young farmer makes heartbreaking decision to sell family farm as dairy prices drop" ABC, May 2016.

"First-time competitors excel at AWI's 2016 National Merino Challenge", Sheep Central, May 2016.

"Online resource The Farm Table makes agriculture more accessible for all", ABC Rural, May 2016.

"New generation of stockmen emerges", The West Australian, May 2016.

"Breaking new ground", Queensland Country Life, May 2016.

"Lachlan is locked into big dairy future", FarmOnline, May 2016.

"New chicken farming model aims to attract young farmers" ABC Rural, May 2016.

"Young dairy award winners impressed judges", Farm Online, May 2016.

"She's in her early 30s and owns a 250,000 ha station", Rural Weekly, April 2016.

"Maddison Taylor Corlett delivers winning agri-research paper", Queensland Country Life, April 2016.

"60 millions reasons to celebrate Australian agriculture", The WEekly Times, April 2016.

"Sam's mission to inspire", FarmOnline, April 2016.

"Young Tasmanian dairy farmer Mark Griffin is cream of the crop", Mercury, April 2016.

"Young female grazier telling stories of rural women with independent magazine Graziher" ABC News, April 2016.

"Madelaine Scott's organic farming lays a golden egg", The Australian, April 2016.

"Schools on a slow learning curve with agriculture", The Weekly Times, April 2016.

"Young cotton farmer Sam Coulton optimistic about the future", The Weekly Times, April 2016.

"Young Australian meat judge see's big potential in Australian meat industry", The Land, April 2016.

"Mango farmer aiming to get more people into agriculture wins Northern Territory RIRDC Women's Award", ABC Rural, April 2016.

"Interest in food provenance booming amongst young consumers", ABC Rural, April 2016.

"Gate opening for young female farmers", Stock & Land, April 2016.

"Women can be the future of agriculture", Rural Weekly, March 2016.

"Crowd cash funds young farmers" The Weekly Times, March 2016.

"Developing young talent in dairy", Farm Online, March 2016.

"From station cook to CPC station manager in eight years: Meet trail blazer Emily Anderson" Beef Central, March 2016.

"Investing in cows more viable than mortgage for young farmers", ABC Rural, March 2016.

"New ringers confident in the future of the northern cattle industry", ABC Rural, March 2016.

"How one woman is using social media to enhance primary production" ABC Central West, February 2016.

"Youth need seats at ag industry table", Farm Online, February 2016.

"Canberra allows unskilled farm visas for overseas workers as young Australians refuse jobs on the land", The Courier Mail, February 2016.

"Rise of the jillaroo as jacks chase mining riches" The Australian, January 2016.

"Young regional Australian traverse the country with hope to make change at the Heywire Regional Youth Summit" ABC Rural, February 2016.

"Genetics the way forward: young scientist", Stock and Land, February 2016.

"Young dairyfarmers collaborate for industry's future", The Land, February 2016.

"Longreach Pastoral College's new faces upbeat on ag industry future", ABC Rural, February 2016.

"Troy Grant unveils NSW's first young farmer finance officer at Dubbo conference", The Land, February 2016.

"Ag Cap apprenticeship program swapping textbooks for paddocks to be expanded", ABC Rural, January 2016.

"In the blood: Tasmania’s only female livestock agent Bec Oakley" Weekly Times, December 2015.

"NSW Young Farmers call on Niall Blair to back finance hub plan", The Land, December 2015.

"Australia depends on it', say two young farmers calling for action at UN climate talks in Paris", The Guardian, November 2015.

"South Australia'a Rural Ambassadors: Young farmers share their visions of the future", ABC, September 2015.

"Slack wins young lotfeeder award" Queensland Country Life, September 2015.

"Ag digital start-up wins big", The Land, September 2015.

"Young north Queensland farmer awarded Nuffield Scholarship to study greenhouses", ABC Rural, September 2015.

"Search on for ag's young leaders", The Land, September 2015.

"Young Farmer of the Year a champion for the global farming tradition", September 2015.

"Young apprentices will help struggling farmers in NSW North-West", ABC, August 2015.

"Young Aggies get behind good cause", The Land, August 2015.

"Six young Australian farmers on why they stay despite ongoing drought", ABC Rural, July 2015.

"Young gun strikes career bulls-eye", Stock and Land, July 2015.

"Young Farmers' success story", The Land, July 2015.

"Rural youngsters eye sustainable agriculture careers, for the love and the money", ABC Rural, July 2015.

"Young farmer 'pinches himself' to have the privilege of working in agriculture without inheriting land", ABC Rural, May 2015.

"Young women give their opinions about their place in agriculture's future", ABC Rural, April 2015.

"Young farmers take on home loans", The Land, November 2014.

"A new wave of first generation female farmers" ABC News, November 2013.

 

Kevin and Brodie Game on their lease in the Bega Valley. Photo: ABC Rural, Joshua Becker

Kevin and Brodie Game on their lease in the Bega Valley.
Photo: ABC Rural, Joshua Becker

Three’s a crowd idea: Sam Marwood, Tegan and Tim Hicks, with daughters Rose, 3, and Bell, 2, have started up Cultivate Farms to help fund property buys by young farmers. Picture: The Weekly Times, Greg Scullin

Three’s a crowd idea: Sam Marwood, Tegan and Tim Hicks, with daughters Rose, 3, and Bell, 2, have started up Cultivate Farms to help fund property buys by young farmers.
Picture: The Weekly Times, Greg Scullin

.Bec Oakley — Tasmania’s only female stock agent — at a cattle sale at Bothwell. Photo: Weekly Times, Sarah Hudson.

.Bec Oakley — Tasmania’s only female stock agent — at a cattle sale at Bothwell.
Photo: Weekly Times, Sarah Hudson.

Young Oscar with a couple of orphaned poddy calves on Canaway Downs in south west Queensland. Photo: ABC, Jody Tully.

Young Oscar with a couple of orphaned poddy calves on Canaway Downs in south west Queensland.
Photo: ABC, Jody Tully.