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.
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.
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.
New Zealand’s most hotly contested competitions for rural youth have expanded due to phenomenal growth and are open for entries.
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.
The CEO of NZ Young Farmers is applauding the Government's announcement that Landcorp farms will be offered to young farmers.
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.
Three Geraldine High School students were awarded the AgriKidsNZ national champions trophies at a special presentation at their school.