Drought not stopping these students
As bushfires ravage swathes of the country and farmers struggle to hold on after years of crippling drought, a career in agriculture might seem like a tough sell.
But a group of schoolgirls from one of New South Wales' most drought-affected regions are determined to rise to the challenge of food production in the era of climate change — swapping classrooms for stockyards in an innovative hands-on program.
Calrossy Anglican School's Tangara campus is a 93-hectare working farm where agriculture students run almost every aspect of the business, and the pupils are in their element.
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Today we received some fantastic news from Calrossy Alumni, Lucy Cantrill (Class of 2017). Lucy is currently living in Sydney and attending the Sydney Conservatorium of Music where she is completing her third year of Music Education. Lucy has recently written and illustrated an interactive eBook ...
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