Retiring Piallamore farmer Mark Stass reflects on 'pretty steep' learning curve after 40 years

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
January 22 2022 - 6:00pm
OLD FAITHFUL: Mark Stass is selling out of his lucerne farm Peel River Park, after forty years in cropping. Photo: Gareth Gardner

When first-time farmer Mark Stass arrived in Piallamore in 1981 to run his newly-bought property Peel River Park, he had one main problem.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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