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.
As a third generation farmer, one of the things I’m most proud of is my family’s stewardship of our 1300ha farm “Roslyn”.
Farming has been my family’s way of life for a long time. Our Great Grandfather bought Burrowye Station in 1919.
Our new property had been allowed to run down and was at a low production momentum. We therefore adopted...
I bought this property at Jack River in South Gippsland 10 years ago, when I could no longer ignore the urge to honour my heritage as a farmer.
The Little River Landcare Group was started by a handful of dedicated people in 1997 and we’ve been making swift progress.
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