Nominations for the Kondinin Group and ABC Rural 2020 Australian Farmer of the Year Awards are open and farmers across the country are encourage to nominate.
This is the 11th year of the Australian Farmer of the Year Awards; a program designed to recognise and celebrate excellence in Australian agriculture.
Award categories include:
Australian Farmer of the Year
Young Farmer of the Year, sponsored by McDonald’s Australia
Farming Legend of the Year
Community Leader of the Year
Rural Consultant of the Year, sponsored by Corteva Agriscience
Agricultural Student of the Year, sponsored by AgriFutures Australia
Award for Excellence in Innovation, sponsored by Telstra
Award for Excellence in Technology, sponsored by New Holland
Award for Excellence in Diversification
Award for Excellence in Agricultural Research
Nominations can be submitted online at www.farmeroftheyear.com.au and close 24 May 2020.