Matthew George Young Stockman 2017 Recipients

It is with great pleasure that The Ballarat Foundation & United Way Ballarat, together with Lorraine and David George, announce for the first time, two winners of the Matthew George Young Stockman award for 2017. The 2017 recipients, Ms Aimee Bolton and Ms Caitlin Chester, were amazing candidates and had both demonstrated passion and desire […]

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two young stockwomen head to study tour

In 2015, two Victorian women will tour North America as winners of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award. Jackie Elliott from Byaduk near Hamilton was the recipient in 2014 with a particular interest in the education of youth in beef practices, whilst Kate Henne from Yan Yean, co-award winner in 2013, will be exploring the stud cattle industry in the USA and Canada. […]

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shannon lawlor on tour

Shannon Lawlor, recipient of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award for 2013, recently returned from his education tour in the US where he studied best practice for cattle breeding and management. This photo shows one of the bulls that Shannon encountered on his tour. Shannon kept a detailed diary of his travels and learning which you can read at https://www.facebook.com/shannonlawlorsblog
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matthew george young stockman award 2012

The winner of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award for 2012 is Cameron Cutler, a passionate young property and stud cattle manager from Neerim South in Victoria. The Award was presented at the Royal Melbourne Show at the conclusion of the Angus judging in the 
Cattle Pavilion by Geoff Sharp, CEO of The Ballarat Foundation. […]

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