Pharma to Farmer: Chris Balazs, SageChoice. Surprising New career in Food and Fibre takes off!

Posted: 17th May


14 years ago Chris Balazs bought a farm just outside Geelong because he liked the idea of looking after a few cows and providing some meat for friends and family. The hobby provided some much needed relief from the stresses of working in corporate pharmaceuticals. Little did he know that getting to know his cows individually would completely change the direction of his life. Chris laughs about the fact that he’s essentially the antithesis of a farmer. A city boy, scientist by trade, with 20 years in corporate pharmaceuticals. 

“I enjoyed the farm so much and I came to realise that each animal has its own personality and stresses.”  Read more