Winner – Farmer of the Year 2015
CONGRATULATIONS TO DON, ELAINE & BRENDAN MURRAY OF
NATURE’S HAVEN FOR DON’S RECOGNITION AT THE RECENT
AUSTRALIAN ORGANIC ANNUAL AWARDS,
WINNING THE AWARD FOR FARMER OF THE YEAR 2015.
Australian Organic owns the nation’s largest and most recognisable organic certification mark on Australian shelves, Australian Certified Organic. Each year they celebrate the immense contribution of Australian Certified Organic clients to the organic industry by showcasing the year’s most outstanding organic products, businesses and individuals. The winners were announced at the Australian Organic AGM dinner at the Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre, Gatton, Queensland on November 27th, 2015.
Don received recognition for his contribution to the Australian Organic Industry over the last 15 years, along with recognition for his wife Elaine and son Brendan, also directors of Nature’s Haven. Don’s commitment to sustainable farming practices, along with his innovative marketing strategies, processes and programs and commitment to his staff and the local community were the key factors contributing to his award win. Don’s pleasure at the recognition is evident, commenting “this recognition is testament to the hard work put in by many people over the last 15 years, resulting in the success that Nature’s Haven is today. I’m thrilled to receive this honour”.
Don will concentrate on continuing to expand Nature’s Haven’s domestic business, looking at moving into export in the near future.