Young farmers shaping the future of agriculture
The Victorian Government provides opportunities for young people in agriculture to have a say and enhance their career.
- Chris Mullins
- Lizzie Franklin
- Richard Seymour
- Andrew Wood and Jill McCalman
- Adam Hazeldene and Michelle Daniel.
Young Farmers Ministerial Advisory Council
The Young Farmers Ministerial Advisory Council (MAC) advises government about practical actions and opportunities to attract and retain young people in agriculture.
Young Farmers Scholarship Program
Young farmers in Victoria can access scholarships of up to $10,000 to help boost skills and implement new on-farm initiatives.
The Victorian Government's Young Farmers Scholarship program aims to support young farmers to build productive and profitable careers in agriculture.
The third round of the Young Farmers Scholarships are closed.
The fourth round of scholarships will open in early 2018.
- Personal and professional development, leadership development, grants and further study
- Travel support program
- Work and learn overseas
- Get in touch with your peers
To get more information about these initiatives email the Young Farmer Coordinator.