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Know a standout sustainable farmer, Indigenous land manager, coastal carer, bush regenerator or eco-warrior? Nominations are open for this year’s Landcare Awards, which recognise “Australians working to protect the environment and deliver more sustainable agriculture”.
A collaboration among key industry bodies keen to “attract great people into the industry [and] ensure a bright future for Australian agriculture”, the People in Agriculture online platform is loaded with work and career tips, advice and contacts – and it’s mobile-friendly.
Holistic deer farmer, paddock-to-plate blogger, culinary whizz, farm-tour host and social media advocate: Sophie Hansen, this year’s RIRDC Rural Woman of the Year award-winner, is keen to help farmers connect with foodies online.
Volunteer ‘citizen scientists’ make substantial contributions to global environmental science, helping to monitor biodiversity, collect rain measurements and more. But existing citizen science programs should be expanded and scaled up, concludes a new study.