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Future of Agriculture

Where are they now? Catch up with the Rural Ambassador Award winners over the years

Did you know Agricultural Shows Australia is celebrating 20 years of the National Rural Ambassador Award? To celebrate, we've been catching up with...

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Women In Agriculture

The award-winning farmer who’s blazing a trail for future generations

Emma Ayliffe is an expert multi-tasker. When the recently crowned Young Farmer of the Year isn’t working her day-job as an agronomist, she’s...

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Local Legends

Meet the young dairy farmer with happy cows, people and a possible stint on Farmer Wants a Wife in his sights

Nick Mignanelli is a young man on a mission. The third generation dairy farmer has some simple but profound goals; produce happy, healthy cows,...

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Women In Agriculture

AgriFutures: The Rural Women's Award & Rural Women's Acceleration Grant

As you're probably aware, The Rural Women's Award is an annual award program that celebrates and showcases women in leadership roles across rural and...

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Future of Agriculture

Zanda McDonald Award – The learnings and friends from being involved

With many industry awards, the winners walk away with the accolades and opportunities while the other finalists or even those who apply miss a real...

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Future of Agriculture

Peter Westblade’s Legacy Lives on through the Next Generation

The Peter Westblade Scholarship honours the legacy of Peter Westblade, a man known for his far-sighted, innovative and successful stud, as an...

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The Yarn

From the Grassroots of Queensland Ag, Meet the 9 Young Rural Ambassadors

The curtain should be drawing to a close on what would have been an incredible celebration of everything agriculture in the heart of Brisbane....

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The Yarn

Surprise Career Change sees a Win for the Livestock Industry

Maigan Robertson had her heart set on becoming a doctor for as long as she could remember. Inspired by her GP grandfather, Maigan earned top HSC...

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The Yarn

Click Go the Shears, Girls

In Australia, just three percent of the shearing industry is made up of women. Eryn Smith is a novice female shearer from the Victorian Highlands and...

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The Yarn

Mounted Police’s Loss was Agricultural Industry’s Gain

If you see Teeah Bungey riding down the streets of Sydney one day with the Mounted Police, you’ll know she’s finally giving her teenage career...

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The Yarn

Four Daughters Driving Innovation in the Beef Industry

In 2020 as the coronavirus turned the world on its head, one Western Queensland family was left scrambling. Beef producers Karen and Dan Penfold had...

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The Yarn

Zanda McDonald Award Winner Shares Adventures Ahead

As a young uni student, someone once told Rozzie O’Reilly not to miss any opportunity that comes her way. Get rejected? Pick yourself up and throw...

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