Whanganui-born developer visits U.S. dairy farms as part of international award

Posted by on 10 September 2019 | Comments

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Samantha Tennent pulls on a yellow hi-vis vest before entering a barn the size of eight rugby fields.

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Hawke’s Bay shepherd seizes opportunities in the agri-food sector

Posted by on 29 August 2019 | Comments

Chris Hursthouse is proof you don’t have to grow up on a farm to be successful in the agri-food sector.

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Te Awamutu students learn about the role of robotics in the agri-food sector

Posted by on 28 August 2019 | Comments

A group of Waikato students is learning how robotics is being used to overhaul careers in the agri-food sector.

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Former Smedley Station cadet named inaugural MYF Rural Student of the Year

Posted by on 25 August 2019 | Comments

A former cadet at Smedley Station in Hawke’s Bay has been named the inaugural MYF Rural Student of the Year.

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TeenAg skills day in Feilding attracts large turnout

Posted by on 19 August 2019 | Comments

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Feilding has hosted an event testing the agricultural skills of high school students from across the lower North Island.

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Northland inventor’s legacy to help nurture young people in the primary industries

Posted by on 19 August 2019 | Comments

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An organisation helping to nurture young people in the primary industries is set to benefit from a Northland farmer’s invention.

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Massey Young Farmers to host inaugural Rural Student of the Year

Posted by on 15 August 2019 | Comments

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A new competition has been launched to test the farming skills of students at Massey University in Palmerston North.

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Improvement in genetics at NZ Young Farmers-owned dairy farm in Auckland

Posted by on 13 August 2019 | Comments

Calving is in full swing at the Auckland dairy farm owned by NZ Young Farmers (NZYF).

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South Canterbury school highlights the importance of food production

Posted by on 9 August 2019 | Comments

A South Canterbury school principal is going the extra mile to ensure his students have opportunities to experience the agriculture sector.

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Bison encounter highlight of three-week USA exchange for Southland student

Posted by on 30 July 2019 | Comments

A Southland student has added wandering bison to her list of potential traffic hazards when driving overseas.

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