Meet Lachlan and June, the owners of Pure Maiden Farm!
Lachlan was born in Birchip on a cereal farm and moved to Bendigo 20 years ago when his family ran a pigeon farm business in Maiden Gully. As growing up in a farmer family, he always has passion to be a farmer. Lachlan is a very skillful craftman. He worked in a cabinet making industry for a decade. He can vision how to combine 2 things he loves to do; making things and growing flowers, to grow a successful business. Now, Lachlan is taking Production in Horticulture course to enhance his knowledge.
June is originally from Thailand. As being raised in the city for her whole life, she didn’t know anything about growing flowers. The first year of marriage, she spent lots of time in gardening and finally fell in love with growing flowers. One day she saw her friend posting Chrysanthemums photos from the flower farm in Thailand on social media and that inspired her to grow Chrysanthemums. June becomes an active and enthusiastic member of Bendigo Chrysanthemum club.
With over a decade experience in sales and marketing, she can see the market opportunity for local flowers. June is also heavily interested in craft and floral design. She’s behind the scene of posies and flower arrangement.