Fried locusts and ant panna cotta a hit with Christchurch teachers

Posted by on 28 November 2018 | Comments

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Canterbury teachers have taste-tested fried locusts during a crash course on alternative proteins.

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Manawatū agricultural contractor lands deal supplying Auckland Zoo with feed

Posted by on 27 November 2018 | Comments

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Manawatū agricultural contractor Mike Hancock is helping to feed some of the world’s most stunning and endangered animals.

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Last chance for Taranaki dairy farmer to make prestigious grand final

Posted by on 26 November 2018 | Comments

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Career-changer Blair Briscoe’s thirst for knowledge is driving him to tackle new challenges in the agri-food sector.

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Michael McCombs: Firefighter, dairy farmer and Marton Young Farmers member

Posted by on 22 November 2018 | Comments

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It takes Michael McCombs just three minutes to drive from the Manawatu dairy farm he calls home to Kimbolton’s fire station.

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More than 70 girls sign up for AgriKidsNZ challenge in Invercargill

Posted by on 20 November 2018 | Comments

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An event giving Invercargill girls a taste of the primary industries has more than doubled in size.

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Waitomo Hereford breeder vying to be next FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Posted by on 19 November 2018 | Comments

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A rural banker who breeds Hereford cattle has joined the race to be the next FMG Young Farmer of the Year.

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Competition provides glimpse into lives of young shepherds and stock managers

Posted by on 18 November 2018 | Comments

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Josh Sheehan is using a new competition to give people a glimpse into life on a high country station.

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NZ Young Farmers helps dairy farmer meet people and grow his skills

Posted by on 15 November 2018 | Comments

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Taranaki dairy farmer Dylan Brunton credits NZ Young Farmers (NZYF) with growing his skills and making it easier to meet people.

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District contest action to wow South Otago showgoers

Posted by on 14 November 2018 | Comments

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The race to find the next FMG Young Farmer of the Year will step up a gear at the South Otago A&P Show.

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Milk production up 12% on Donald Pearson Farm

Posted by on 12 November 2018 | Comments

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It’s been a great start to the season for the Auckland dairy farm owned by NZ Young Farmers.

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