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Agriculture

Agriculture includes the production of cotton, wool, sugar, rice and grains, as well as fruit, vegetable and nuts.

Andrew Hammond
Andrew Hammond
Cotton Classer
Andrew, who studied cotton classing in Memphis, Tennessee, works in Moree NSW and believes he is the first Aboriginal cotton classer in Australia.
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Darren Higgins
Darren Higgins
Farm Hand
Darren, a city boy, went to ag college and now works for Gregmaun Farms. "I love the variety, working outdoors and driving the huge harvesters." Darren has also been accepted into an agricultural university.
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Maureen Zecchinati
Maureen Zecchinati
Manager Owner
Maureen owns and runs a banana plantation and packing shed that employ a lot of young people. "If kids want to work there are plenty of job opportunities on farms."
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Matt Currie
Matt Currie
Sheep Shearer
Matt, 20, has been shearing for two years. "I enjoy travelling around, meeting different people... it's the best lifestyle."
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Rural Skills Australia
OnTrack For great ideas & video case studies in Agrifood careers see ONtrack

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Livestock & Processing
Horticulture & Viticulture
Agriculture
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For a great site with lots of profiles have a look at the careers pages at Landlearn