*Alan Harvey has dreamed of competing in the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final since he was a child. The North Otago farmer will finally get the chance in Hawke’s Bay this July.*
Two Otago/Southland farmers are set to join the board overseeing the FMG Young Farmer of the Year contest.
*Southland sheep and beef farmer Matt McRae is preparing to compete in this year’s FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final in Hawke’s Bay. It will be his last shot at taking out the prestigious title.*
*Waikato vet Emma Dangen is preparing to compete in this year’s FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final in Hawke’s Bay. It’s the first time in the contest’s history that two of the finalists are women.*
It’s a hot day and Dannevirke cadet Connor McIntyre takes a break from digging a fence post hole in the dry soil.
Samantha Williams lives on a farm producing rare white truffles and wants to get more girls interested in the agri-food sector.
Southland student Hamish Goatley is using his love of tractors and machinery to make hay while the sun shines.
South Canterbury student Taylor Bird has spent three days honing his leadership skills at a unique course run by NZ Young Farmers.
Isabelle Crawshaw thrives on the adrenalin of running events, especially ones that showcase the country’s vibrant agri-food sector.
Christchurch student Cameron Brewitt has traded a holiday sleep-in to experience milking a dairy cow for the first time.