The Northern Region’s annual grand final road trip saw almost 30 members head to Invercargill in July.
Students from two South Island schools have taken top honours at the national finals of the TeenAg and AgriKidsNZ competitions.
Hundreds of people have celebrated the 50th anniversary of New Zealand’s longest-running agricultural contest.
Finalists competing in the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final will arrive in Invercargill today.
Logan Wallace has introduced Texel genetics into his Romney flock to help produce bigger lambs faster.
Cameron Black has dreamed of competing in the FMG Young Farmer of the Year since he was a young boy.
A proposal to lift the maximum age limit of NZ Young Farmers members will be put to the vote at July’s national AGM.
A new deal will see MediaWorks broadcast New Zealand’s longest running agricultural contest the FMG Young Farmer of the Year.
Managing a farm with 40 hectares of flats that flood and hills that turn brown at the first hint of summer can be a juggling act.
James Holgate can often be found striding across the Taranaki farm he manages armed with a rising plate meter.