WA’s Harris Thompson receives Federal recognition

January 20, 2020

Harris Thompson offered an internship by the Minister for Agriculture
L to R- RASWA President Paul Carter, Senator Susan McDonald, Senator Bridget McKenzie (Minister for Agriculture), Harris Thompson (National Rural Ambassador), Dr Rob Wilson (RASWA councillor and Chair of Agricultural Shows Australia)

Boyup Brook Cattle farmer and National Rural Ambassador Harris Thompson has received further recognition at the Agricultural Shows of Australia Inaugural Conference.

During a gala dinner at the event, the Federal Minister for Agriculture Bridget McKenzie offered Mr Thompson a one-year internship.

Mr Thompson is a rising star in the Agricultural Industry. After being recognised as WA Rural Ambassador in 2018, Mr Thompson went on to win the National title in 2019.