Three outstanding young leaders awarded NZ Young Farmer prestigious Excellence Awards

Posted by on 8 December 2017 | Comments

A mental wellbeing advocate, a Prime Minister's Award winner and a DairyNZ high flyer have been announced as NZ Young Farmers 2017 Excellence Award winners.

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Aussie celebrities Hamish and Andy highlight $1 million dollar yearly footprint of NZ Young Farmers

Posted by Nadine Porter on 9 November 2017 | Comments

Aussie comedic celebrities Hamish and Andy's whistle stop visit to New Zealand, to attend Te Kawa West Young Farmers fundraising dance, highlights the $1 million community contribution the organisation makes to rural communities every year.

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NZ Young Farmers welcomes working alongside new Government

Posted by Nadine Porter on 25 October 2017 | Comments

NZ Young Farmers welcomes the new Labour/NZ First/Greens Government coalition - and is looking forward to working alongside and forming a positive partnership with the Minister of Agriculture and Bio-security.

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AgriKidsNZ and TeenAg Competition Entries Open

Posted by on 16 October 2017 | Comments

New Zealand’s most hotly contested competitions for rural youth have expanded due to phenomenal growth and are open for entries.

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FMG Young Farmer of the Year kicks of 50th contest season!

Posted by on 3 October 2017 | Comments

October marks the launch of a very special anniversary when the FMG Young Farmer of the Year celebrates the start of the 50th contest season.

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NZ Young Farmers CEO welcomes National policy to encourage Young Farmers on-to Landcorp farms

Posted by Nadine Porter on 14 September 2017 | Comments

The CEO of NZ Young Farmers is applauding the Government's announcement that Landcorp farms will be offered to young farmers. 

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‘Having a go’ to learn led to winning FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Posted by Nadine Porter on 13 September 2017 | Comments

Deciding to ‘have a go’ at a District Contest and Skills Day of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year six years ago led to Nigel Woodhead becoming New Zealand’s 49th champion.

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Geraldine High School students awarded AgriKidsNZ trophies

Posted by Nadine Porter on 13 September 2017 | Comments

Three Geraldine High School students were awarded the AgriKidsNZ national champions trophies at a special presentation at their school. 

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