DESPITE wet conditions, agriculture students from Marcus Oldham, La Trobe University, and The University of Melbourne, all participated in football and netball matches for their inter college sports on Friday, with La Trobe winning overall.
RIORDAN Grains is celebrating its 20th year in business this month, following humble beginnings of one man and one truck back in 1996.
Jason and Belinda Hagan started McIvor Farm Foods at Toboorac with five sows and one Berkshire boar.
Southern Queensland we are mixed farming region where we all have a connection through business, family and social reasons to agriculture.
While economy of scale has been widely promoted as a survival strength, there is growing appreciation for the role marketing is playing in securing trade partnerships in agriculture.
Australian agricultural products are highly regarded overseas, and as such are able to attract a premium price.
Through personal experience after working in the Northern Territory it is clear to me that it has been rapidly developed in recent years but there is still a long way to go.
At Marcus Oldham College the diversity of careers that my peers and I are wanting to pursue is infinite, ranging from agricultural engineering to agronomy, nutrition, genetics, farm management, all facets of the financial sector, marketing, exporting and more.