Although she doesn’t think of herself as a leader, at 22 years old Abbey Richards is already running a successful business in Renmark and is gaining a reputation for her community work. Since taking part in RDA Murraylands and Riverland’s youth leadership program Game Changer, Abbey is finding new ways to spread positive messages.
Stopping the brain drain of our young people from the Murraylands is fundamental to our region’s economic and social prosperity. These young men and women are our future business leaders, instigators of change, and key decision makers for generations to come.
A new web-based resource has been designed to help Australian farmers cope effectively with life’s challenges and get the most out of every day. The website – www.ifarmwell.com.au – is a new, free tool that has been designed in consultation with Australian farmers and the latest industry research.