Edwina and her husband own and operate Blantyre Farms, a 2,200 sow pig farm and a mixed farm of sheep, cattle and crops, near Young. In operation for twelve years, a methane digestion system captures methane gas from pig manure and converts it into electricity.
Blantyre also utilises food waste products for pig feed and saves 13,500 of tonnes of landfill each year. The NSWEPA has awarded Blantyre with a Green Globe Award for Resource Efficiency.
Edwina has a commerce degree from the University of Sydney and is a former chartered accountant turned pig farmer. Edwina is the Chair of the NSW Farmers Pork Committee. Edwina loves living in a regional community and is proud to be a feeding Australia sustainably.