Nathan Baronio – Eastern Colour

The Family Business Nathan Baronio from Eastern Colour works the farm his parents started 45 years ago.  They have farmed in Stanthorpe all their lives.  Their initial focus was mainly in vegetables, including broccoli and capsicums which were their main lines for a long time, with apples always produced alongside. Nathan said that in [...]

Nathan Baronio – Eastern Colour2020-07-09T09:14:54+00:00

Ray & Connie Taylor – Taylor Family Produce

The Family The Taylor family have a big investment in this project - about $1.5M - so they are committed to it for the long term.  Like many family operations, they have an eye on the next generation.  Ray and Connie have two sons, aged 17 and 14.  "While our eldest son will eventually come back [...]

Ray & Connie Taylor – Taylor Family Produce2020-06-24T21:49:40+00:00

Dino Rizzato – Moonlight Orchard

The Family BusinessMoonlight Orchard is a Rizzato family business established in 1954.  Their Moonlight Orchard business is apples - Granny Smith, Pink Lady, Gala, Red Delicious, Fuji, Kanzi, Rockit, Kalei and other varieties. Dino Rizzato is at the helm, alongside his wife Nella, who manages the packing shed.  Sons Daniel (31) and Rodney (29) [...]

Dino Rizzato – Moonlight Orchard2020-06-24T05:39:35+00:00