Southern NSW Regional Committee

Southern NSW Regional Chair- David Watt

David, with his wife Mary, run a mixed farming business encompassing sheep, winter cropping and TMFL feedlot over several properties in Central NSW near Trundle.  Focused on Lamb finishing the farm is managed to exploit the synergies of a mixed enterprise production system.

TMFL feedlot is active in the store market as well as finishing lambs from David’s Merino and 1st cross ewe flock. Winter crops include Canola, Wheat, Barley, Oats, Lupins, Vetch and forage rape, while pastures are predominantly legume based.

David has been involved at the executive and committee level in many local organisations and is currently Chairman of Central West Farming Systems and a member of the Producer advisory Panel for Sheep Connect NSW. He holds an advanced diploma of business management and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

David is passionate about ensuring industry levies are used efficiently and result in effective RD&E outcomes for producers.




Producer representatives:

  • Anthony Sheppard
  • Luke Hutchinson
  • Felicity Middleton
  • Rodney Watt
  • Richard Ham
  • Ashley White

Committee members:

  • Dale Stringer
  • Matt Lieschke
  • Richard Simpson
  • Michael Friend
  • Jasmine Nixon
  • Tony Nugent
  • Cindy Cassidy
  • Irene Sobotta