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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Do Districts with Davo! Former townie wants more to ‘have a go’ at the FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Posted by Nadine Porter on 31 August 2017 | Comments

NZ Young Farmers Competitions Co-ordinator David Highsted is ‘having a go’ in the first stage of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year and is calling for others to join him.

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Reselected and newly elected members join the NZ Young Farmer Board

Posted by on 17 July 2017 | Comments

For the coming 2 years, NZ Young Farmers welcome back Jason Te Brake, as current Chairman and newbie Hamish Best (Grand Finalist) to the board.

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Whangarei and Geraldine students take the TeenAg and AgriKids competition titles home

Posted by on 12 July 2017 | Comments

A female-duo from Whangarei wins first place by 50 points in the highly competitive TeenAg Grand Final contest. While an entourage travelled all the way from Geraldine to Feilding to support their team, who came first in the AgriKids Grand Final Competition.

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