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agriculture i t o

Meeting the needs of the rural commumity to train young men and women in the many skills needed to work on, or to run a farm, is the task of Agriculture i.t.o. An Awards Evening recognised achievers in Farm Management Studies was held at the Paris Bar.


Top Students, back: Bruce Donald (Farm Management), Stephanie Smith (Farm Management), Paul Morunga (Top Dairy Cadet), Cia Neilson (Top 2nd Yr Cadet), Jamie Powderell (Sheep Judging), & Quentin Wilson (Top 3rd Yr Cadet). Front: Philip Richards (Sheep Judging), Peter Brown Field Officer, Jan Sinton Pres. Gis Branch Agriculture Industry Training Organisation, Lauren Beattie (Top 1st Yr Cadet) & Andrew Pyke (Cattle Judging).


Students who will attend Outward Bound, selected on attitude & commitment, with Marcus Williams representing the J N Williams Trust.


George Neilson (left), John Pyke & Stan Smith all committed to the training system.