Looking for a food and fibre career?
Victoria is growing our potential to provide the booming Asian population with quality products. We are aiming to double our food and fibre production by 2030, making it a great time to consider a career in agriculture. But remember, agriculture is more than farming the land - it's about our whole food and fibre industry.
Meet the eight Young Food and Fibre Ambassadors as they tell you their own pathway to a food and fibre career. These young people all have a great passion for agriculture and linked industries. Get some great tips about starting your food and fibre career and meet people just like you!
|Chris||"the thing about agriculture is that it is such a friendly world"|
|Claire||"stepping outside my comfort zone has definitely paid off for me"|
"have the right attitude to learn new things and look for those next steps in progression"
|Elise||"align with people who can support you"|
|John||"do as many placements as you can while at uni, it provides valuable insight to be immersed in a business"|
|Safet||"look at industries that are doing well at the moment, they generally have a lot more money to spend when it comes to training and development"|
|Sam||"for a young person coming in to agriculture there are a lot of exciting opportunities"|
|Sara||"you need to be the driver of your own career"|
How can I find a job?
Don't know where to start? Here are some tips for seeking out your career in food and fibre.
Websites to help you in your search
Great links to training and education providers - match your passion with your skills!