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Spirit of Excellence in Agriculture Awards

The Agricultural Bureau is pleased to present the following awards and scholarships in 2017:

The Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship for Young Farmers sponsored by the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR) provides a $8000 grant for a farmer aged between 18 and 35 to pursue further study, take a study tour or run a special project.

The Rural Youth Bursary sponsored by Primary Industries & Regions SA (PIRSA) is a $5000 grant for rural young people aged 18-30 years in all types of employment to learn more about their chosen career.

The Lois Harris Scholarship is a $2000 scholarship for a first year student studying the Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences at the University of Adelaide.

The Service to Primary Production Award recognises the achievements of people who have provided exceptional service to primary production.

Please click on the Award link below for more information including application forms. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Awards Coordinator. p 08 8364 5063


Spirit of Excellence in Agriculture Awards 2016

The 2016 Awards Presentation Dinner was held Thursday 13 October 2016 @ Arkaba Hotel at 6.30pm


Peter Olsen Fellowship
Winner: Chris Hallion

Rural Youth Bursary sponsored by PIRSA
Winner: Matt Howell

Services to Primary Production
Recipient: John Reed

Click here for media release on the winners

13/10/16 Ag bureau awards future leaders - Stock Journal

Awards presentation dinner gallery

Agricultural Bureau of South Australia

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Magill SA 5072


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