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Farm Writers Christmas Lunch

NSW Farmer of the Year Announcement

Hosted by our Patron, the Hon. Niall Blair MLC, Minister for Primary Industries

Date: Monday December 11, 2017
Venue: Strangers Dining Room, Parliament House, Macquarie Street
Time: 12pm for Christmas Drinks
Price: TBC



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Welcome to Farm Writers

The Farm Writers' Association of NSW was established in 1966 as the Farm Writers' and Broadcasters' Society of NSW.

Its aim is to foster communication about and promote the interests of rural Australia in general and the NSW farm sector in particular.

Farm Writers plays an important role in helping to strengthen links and understanding between the rural sector and the wider Australian community.

Regular forums held in Sydney provide a unique and respected platform for industry leaders, expert commentators, entrepreneurs and activists to communicate with a wide range of audiences and influencers.

The Association also provides a forum for rural journalists and other agri-communicators to discuss rural industry developments and issues in a networking environment with people involved in farming, food and fibre processing, marketing, regulation, and rural politics.

Farm Writers invites you to join us at our monthly lunch seminars and at Agribuzz, our quarterly evening networking functions.

Speaker presentations 

Monday December 11: Our Patron, the Hon. Niall Blair MLC, Minister for Primary Industries will announce the 2017 NSW Farmer of the Year at the Farm Writers Association of NSW Christmas Lunch to be held at Parliament House. Below, The Minister discusses the importance of this award as the winner will “carry the flag for the industry in NSW for the next twelve months….and [it] celebrates individuals who are contributing so much [to the sector]”.

Prior speakers can be accessed via the Speakers Archives link and are on our YouTube channel.


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