Road Transport Hall of Fame - Ralph Nichol, Nichol Trading (Vic Member)

On the 26th of August, Ralph Nichol was inducted into the Road Transport Hall of Fame.  It is a fitting tribute as Ralph has dedicated his life to the transport industry.

To read more of Ralph's story - click here



Couple moves from spraying to full service contracting - Steve Button and Sue Humphrys, Agvance Rural Services (SA member)

Congratulations to Steve and Sue who have been featured in the September edition of  the AgContractors magazine

Read more at this link to our facebook page





Passion is fantastic, but persistence is the key - Amy Wyer, Fertspread (NSW member)

Amy Wyer has grown up in the fertiliser industry, with one of her earliest memories being an AFSA tour to Jenolan Caves, “We took a bus and the cardboard cut-out Incitec Super Man came with us.  We took it home and it stayed in our office for years.  It’s great to be part of something that you’ve grown up with and seen develop over the years - both the company and the association” recalls Amy.

Read more of Amy's story here



Managing pressure and a sense of achievement - Aaron McDougall, McDougall Fertiliser Services (Tasmanian member)

At the age of 24, Paul McDougall entered the fertiliser industry as a spreader driver with Peter Hall and some thirty years later, the McDougall family are now running their own spreading and bulk cartage business at Scottsdale in the north east of Tasmania.

Read more about Aaron's story here


Not taking shortcuts and making every opportunity count - Rob Lyon - FPAg (SA Member)

Growing up in a fertiliser family has given Rob Lyon the passion to provide the best possible service and products to his customers and to ensure that they are given the opportunity to make every bit of land count.

Read more about Rob's story here


On the job training and growing the business - John Crossling - Crossling Contractors (SA Member)

After spending many weekends bouncing around paddocks in the spreader with his father, Colin, it was simply a natural progression that saw John Crossling become involved in the Fertiliser industry and take up driving the spreader himself.

Read more about John's story here







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