Macadamias Australia won the 2018 Australian Macadamia Society Award for Best Quality in the large farm category for Central Queensland.

2018 AMS Awards of Excellence Winners

Mid North Coast NSW

Best Productivity

(Large Farms) Victoria Thynne, Elanora, 1.73 Tonnes/Ha SKR

(Small Farms) Peter & Denise Ranking, Caves, 1.81 Tonnes/Ha SKR

Best Quality

(Large Farms) Victoria Thynne, Elanora, 1.44% RKR

(Small Farms) Tim Zeck & Dru Marshall, Wirrimbi, 0.9% RKR

Northern Rivers NSW

Best Productivity

(Large Farms) David & Sharon Wardrop, 1.75 Tonnes/Ha SKR

(Small Farms) Phil Primrose, Primrose-Levi Farm, 2.36 Tonnes/Ha SKR

Best Quality

(Large Farms) Dorey Family, 0.5% RKR

(Small Farms) Steven Starkey, SW & JL Starkey, 0.63% RKR

Glass House Region

Best Productivity

(Small Farms) Gary & Julie Davis, 2.68 Tonnes/Ha SKR

(Large Farms) Mike Cooper, Mr Macadamia, 2.09 Tonnes/Ha SKR

Best Quality

(Small Farms) Vince & Dianne Vere, 0.66% RKR

(Large Farms) Mike Cooper, Mr Macadamia, 1.03% RKR

Gympie Region

Best Productivity

(Small Farms) Paul & Deanne Ryan, Green Acres, 2.24 Tonnes/Ha SKR

(Large Farms) Tim Salmon, Benworth Plantation, 1.95 Tonnes/Ha SKR

Best Quality

(Small Farms) Paul & Deanne Ryan, Green Acres, 0.8% RKR

(Large Farms) Ian & Candy Johnson, Downsfield, 1.03% RKR

Central QLD

Best Productivity

(Small Farms) Macadamia Farm Management, Classic Park, 1.64 Tonnes/Ha SKR

(Large Farms) Hinkler Park Plantations, HPP South Bundaberg, 1.82 Tonnes/Ha SKR

Best Quality

(Small Farms) Macadamia Farm Management, Cambewarra, 0.94% RKR

(Large Farms) Macadamias Australia, 1.35% RKR

 

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