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Georgia Beattie

At a glance Who: Georgia Beattie What:  Organic Mushrooms Where: Diggers Rest, Vic Can you tell us about your property/enterprise? We are Australia's largest organic mushroom farm. We specialise in growing premium exotic mushrooms (Shiitake, Oyster, Lions Mane) and also…
Tryphena Watson
March 2, 2023
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Caitlin McConnel

At a glance   Who:  Caitlin McConnel What:  1000 acres - farming beef cattle whilst utilising  agrivoltaics and agritourism Where:  Cressbrook Station, ToogoolawahCan you tell us about your property/enterprise?   My parents and I produce beef cattle on our family…
Tryphena Watson
February 20, 2023
climate smartfarmer in focus

Dr Miriam Villen King

At a glance Who: Dr Miriam Villen King What:  Stahmann Webster is a ground-to-grocer producers of pecans, macadamias, walnuts and almonds. Where: Qld - Bundaberg, NSW - Moree and Riverina, Tas - Swansea. Can you tell us about your property/enterprise?  …
Tryphena Watson
December 13, 2022
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Ben Dal Broi

At a glance Who: Ben Dal Broi What:  Broadcare Irrigation farming Where: Benerembah, 20km west of Griffith NSW Can you tell us about your property? We have a 440ha irrigation farm in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area. Our main crops are…
Tryphena Watson
October 21, 2022
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Farmers welcome farm biodiversity scheme

26 August 2022 Farmers welcome farm biodiversity scheme Farmers for Climate Action (FCA) has welcomed the Federal Government's announcement of a national scheme paying farmers to improve biodiversity and protect remnant vegetation. CEO Fiona Davis said a scheme of this…
August 26, 2022