Five members vying for two spots on NZ Young Farmers Board

Posted by on 25 May 2018 | Comments

Five people are vying for two elected positions on the NZ Young Farmers Board.

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Waikato charity boxing event raises $10,000 for Land Search and Rescue NZ

Posted by on 21 May 2018 | Comments

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A charity boxing event in Cambridge has raised $10,000 for Land Search and Rescue New Zealand (LandSAR).

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Grassroots programmes highlight career opportunities in agriculture

Posted by on 15 May 2018 | Comments

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Finding and attracting young people to take New Zealand dairy farming into the future is one of the biggest challenges facing the sector.

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Heartland Bank teams up with NZ Young Farmers

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Heartland Bank has teamed up with NZ Young Farmers in a bid to support young people at the forefront of the rural industry. 

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Hinds Young Farmers member in the running for national award

Posted by on 9 May 2018 | Comments

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The chair of Hinds Young Farmers is receiving national recognition for her hard work in the dairy industry.

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Almost 300 Taranaki students take part in agri-food careers day

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Two young Taranaki vets have used jaw bones and preserved cattle body parts to get kids excited about careers in veterinary science.

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Proposal to lift the age limit of NZ Young Farmers members to 33

Posted by on 7 May 2018 | Comments

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A proposal to lift the maximum age limit of NZ Young Farmers members will be put to the vote at July’s national AGM.

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MediaWorks to broadcast Grand Final of 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year

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A new deal will see MediaWorks broadcast New Zealand’s longest running agricultural contest the FMG Young Farmer of the Year.

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Dannevirke Young Farmers member named Tararua Shepherd of the Year

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Dannevirke Young Farmers member Emma Lewin has been named the Tararua Shepherd of the Year.

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Gisborne student develops new skills on TeenAg leadership course

Posted by on 27 April 2018 | Comments

Gisborne student Phoebe Williams has spent part of the school holidays honing her leadership skills. 

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