When Kate Richards, an Agriculture Consultant and Farm Manager from Armidale NSW discovered that over 2.3 million Aussies live below the poverty line, and that 2 million of us have to rely on food donations at some point in the year to survive, she contacted Foodbank.
“Sustainability is the catchphrase for our generation. How can the community and organisations really expect to survive, even flourish if we are not integrating sustainable practices into the way we operate” says Kate. “I have learnt this from my years of working on the land and where better than to apply self-sustainable practices than in a charity.
Project Crowd Herd is based in the New England region of NSW. It aims to not only meet its major objective of feeding the hungry but will also provide quality training and employment, industry and sector knowledge, databasing, reporting and best practice information to the broader agricultural community.
Join the herd today. Go to www.crowdherd.com.au