TAKING agriculture to the next generation is something that young South Australian feedlot manager Tom Green has stepped up to the mark on.

“I don’t think the industry can wait and expect the government or the education department to do this,” he says.

“We have to be progressive and get in front.”

With that in mind, Mr Green, who manages Thomas Food International’s Iranda feedlot at Tintinara, put his idea for a concept called Food Connect into action, effectively bridging the gap between around 50 youngsters and agriculture this year.

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