05 April 2016
The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association would like to congratulate viticulturist Rebecca Duffy for winning the 2016 Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) Tasmanian Rural Women’s Award.
“Innovators like Rebecca are the future of agriculture in the State. The work she has done at Holm Oak Vineyard, and within the Tasmanian wine industry, is to be commended,’’ TFGA CEO Peter Skillern said.
“We would also like to extend a special congratulations to our own Agriskills Project Officer Sally Murfet for receiving the 2016 Encouragement Award for her outstanding contribution to agricultural development throughout the State
“Sally’s insight into education and workforce development specialists in Queensland and New Zealand will be a valuable asset for our skills project.”