Rural Achiever Awards
BALLARAT RURAL ACHIEVER AWARDS WINNERS 2016
Congratulations to all the amazing winners of the Ballarat Rural Achiever Awards held on Saturday 30th July.
With so many outstanding entrants the judges had a difficult choice.
Agribusiness Young Achiever
Winner: Kelly Barns, Animal Production Specialist
Runner Up: Robert Coburn, Elders
Next Generation Farmer of the Year
Winner: Glen Ross, Bald Hills
Runner Up: Jesse Brown, Bannockburn
Agricultural Student of the Year
Winner:Jacob Heard - Ballarat Grammar
Runner Up: Sarah Sutton - Ballarat Grammar
Rising Star: Emma Dickinson - Ballarat Grammar
Peter Stevens Ballarat and District Agricultural Apprentice of the Year
Winner: Kirby Crick, Blowhard
Runner Up: Laura Ross, Mt Rowan
Thank you to all the partcipants and supporters of such a positive community event. The future for agriculture is looking very bright indeed.
Thank you also to our very generous sponsors, whose support makes this event possible.
Peter Stevens, Michael & Rosemary Daunt, Peter & Sue Fraser