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Sid Plant

At a glance Who: Sid Plant What: 3000 acres, beef cattle Where: Beginning of Murray-Darling Flood Plain, near Toowoomba Can you tell us about your property? My family has been farming in the area since the mid-1800s and have always…
FCA Community
July 11, 2023
climate smartfarmer in focusvictoria

Brett Hosking

Photo:  Brett Hosking and his wife, Jane with their four daughters At a glance Who:  Brett Hosking What:  Cropping - Canola, Barley, Wheat, Oats, and Lentils. Where:  Quambatook, Vic Brett and his wife, Jane, farm alongside their four daughters, Grace,…
Tryphena Watson
July 10, 2023
farmer in focusvictoria

Carly Noble

At a glance Who: Carly Noble What:  220 acres of organic land, we run beef cattle and sheep Where: Arnold, 16km from Bridgewater on Lodden (Central Victoria) Can you tell us about your property? We are an organic farm currently…
Tryphena Watson
July 1, 2023
climate smartfarmer in focus

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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Emma Thomas

At a glance Who: Emma and Murray Thomas, Kaloola What:  Merino and first cross lamb enterprises, opportunity agistment cattle and pasture cropping. Where: Forbes, Central West NSW Can you tell us about your property? We are a mixed enterprise, running…
Tryphena Watson
February 22, 2023