Chelsea Rayner – A Rising Champion

Well known Shorthorn Youth Vice President, Chelsea Rayner has been selected as a finalist in the 2020 CCA & NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion Initiative, a program which is designed to support and recognise, young and passionate participants within the Australian Beef Industry.

Chelsea is a 21-year-old Simmental breeder based in Sheffield, Tasmania. Having been around beef cattle all her life, she has always been interested in commercial beef production, and was actively involved in cattle handling programs in secondary school. Chelsea is planning to become a livestock agent, specialising in stud stock.

The program has a strong focus on developing leadership, negotiations and business skills and is an important avenue for young beef industry professionals to further develop their networks and skills. One finalist is selected from each of the 7 states, with the finalists them participating in a 3 day intensive leadership program in Canberra in August this year.

Congratulations to Chelsea and good luck with this wonderful adventure.

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About Shorthorn

The Shorthorn breed is truly unique, from their distinctive roan colour, to their rich breed history and most importantly, the wonderful community of breeders, there is nothing else quite like a Shorthorn.

The key to the Shorthorn breeds advantage lies in their balanced genetic profile, driven by market participation that has been developed and refined, after more than 200 years of genetic selection under Australian conditions.

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