About Peter Cush
Peter’s passion for agriculture began during his upbringing in rural south east Queensland. Peter is driven and has taken steps within his career to expose himself to various agricultural enterprises that continuously builds upon his strong background and knowledge within the agricultural industry.
After completing studies at Longreach Pastoral College, Peter jackerooed and operated his own contracting business. He completed two international rural exchanges on a dairy farm in Sweden and a farming/feedlot operation in Canada. Peter later spent 3 years in Asia as an operations manager within the construction industry but his passion for agriculture saw him return to Australia settling into a farm manager role in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales.
Whilst completing an Advanced Diploma of Agriculture (University of Melbourne) Peter managed dairy, sheep, cattle and mixed farming properties in Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania during which time he first encountered Performance Feed’s product range. Peter implemented several Performance Feed’s products into his animal husbandry program with fantastic results. He believes that the combination of good nutrition and supplementary feeding is essential to optimizing the performance of livestock.
Peter travels around Australia for his role as National Sales Manager with Performance Feeds. However, calls Hamilton, Victoria home with his wife and three children.