Meet Australian cattle & sheep farmers, discover 100 research projects and learn more about what is important to the sustainability of the industry
Welcome to Target 100’s Farmer Stories – real Australian farmers sharing with you what happens on an Australian cattle or sheep farm. Discover some of the innovative environmental and animal welfare practices farmers are adopting; meet a cattle farmer from the top end using telemetry technology, a sheep farmer from Victoria practicing low-stress stock handling or a New South Wales farmer passionate about rotational grazing. Australian cattle and sheep farmers care for half of Australia’s land mass – discover a day in the life of these environmental stewards and how they are ensuring a sustainable future for generations to come.
I am the fifth generation to farm Keyneton Station, so I understand the importance of managing this property sustainably.
A sustainable production system, like ours, is dependent on caring for the land, and adjusting what we do to suit it.
A major focus of our operation is to improve the granite soils and fragile landscape on our property.
We have the responsibility to our ancestors and predecessors to continue the sustainable practices that has kept...
There is nothing better than seeing happy relaxed cattle chewing their cud lying in the shade of trees.
We'd love to hear about what you are doing to manage the environment on your property and add you to our directory.