Agriculture and commerce alumni draw inspiration from family’s fields of gold

Alicia Cain and her brothers Peter and Matthew turned their father’s renowned oat farm into fields of gold when the trio saw the potential of his produce as an artisanal product.

Peter and Matthew graduated from the University of Melbourne with degrees in agriculture in 2007 and 2003, while Alicia graduated with Bachelors degrees in commerce and property in 2011.

“Our Dad has always grown top-quality oats on our farm, winning several awards during his 55 years on the land,” she writes.

“The more we thought about it, we wanted to embrace the example of wine by taking something from our farm to complete the journey from paddock to plate.”

Read the full story in 3010, our alumni magazine.