Services to Primary Production Award
The Services to Primary Production Award, established in 1999 recognises the achievements of people who have provided exceptional service to primary production. Nominations are to be made by Ag Bureau branch executives.
2016 recipient: Congratulations John Reed
2015 Barrymore Mudge
2014 Professor Andrew Barr
2013 Ken Solly and Leighton Huxtable
2011 Trevor Day
2010 John Lush
2009 Phil Roberts
2008 Lindsay Dowley
2007 David Verner
2006 Rob Smyth
2005 Rodney Bell
2004 Ted Dopson and Leon Rosenzweig
2003 Trevor Dillon
2002 Clem Obst
2001 Jack Seekamp
2000 Clem Koch
1999 Fred Maynard
Each Bureau branch can make a nomination for the annual award.
Nominees need not be Bureau members and the award is not restricted to farmers. Nominations are welcome for people from any area involved with primary production, including the service industries, government, education and agri-politics.