Narromine farmer wins 2022 Bob Hawke Landcare Award

Stephen Burns
Updated January 25 2023 - 9:46am, first published January 22 2023 - 6:00am
Bruce Maynard, 2022 Bob Hawke Landcare Award recipient is concerned about passive chemical exposure in the landscape. Photo: Daily Liberal
Bruce Maynard, 2022 Bob Hawke Landcare Award recipient is concerned about passive chemical exposure in the landscape. Photo: Daily Liberal

Narromine district landholder Bruce Maynard is the fourth generation of his family to farm the 1400ha Willydah but he has not been content to raise cattle and crops in the manner traditionally associated with long held family farms.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College

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