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Andrew is Farmer of the Year

We are delighted to hear the news that past student, Andrew Bulmer Class of 1998, has been announced as the Australian Farmer of the Year.

The Australian Farmer of the Year Awards are designed to celebrate and applaud the outstanding achievements of those individuals and families making a significant contribution to Australian Agriculture.

Nominations for this year’s awards covered five categories:

Australian Farmer of the Year (aged 35+)

Young Australian Farmer of the Year (aged under 35)

Farming Legend of the Year

Rural Community Leader of the Year

Rural Consultant of the Year

The 2017 Award winners were announced at a networking event on August 16 with a live cross to ABC Rural’s nationwide Country Hour radio program. They will now be celebrated in print within a feature booklet to be inserted into Kondinin Group’s flagship publication Farming Ahead.

Congratulations Andrew on this significant achievement - it is wonderful to see you living the Nagle motto 'Let Your Light Shine'.