Changing opportunities in agriculture attracts young leaders

Top End stockman and beef industry leader, Hugh Dawson believes traceability is the key to longevity, coupled with a willingness to share and celebrate Australia’s successes – like low-stress animal handling and supply chain innovations – to help attract a future workforce.

Hugh Dawson wants more young people to make themselves uncomfortable. “I’ve found a lot of my success by pushing myself out of my comfort zone,” said the 23-year old, who’s gone from a school leaver who grew up in South Australian wine country to head stockman of Beetaloo Station in the Northern Territory in just five years.

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