Viewing entries tagged with 'NZ Young Farmers'

Northland NZYF member heading to national finals of NZ Dairy Industry Awards

Posted by on 25 April 2018 | Comments

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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.

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Otorohanga NZYF member's journey from the cellar door to the cowshed

Posted by on 25 April 2018 | Comments

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Having a glass of wine with lunch used to be a daily occurrence for former “travelling winemaker” Chelsea Smith.

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Award-winning young farmer giving back to Family Works Buddy Programme

Posted by on 24 April 2018 | Comments

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Jaime McCrostie milked her first dairy cow when she was 14-years-old after asking the neighbour to teach her.

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NZ Young Farmers member looking forward to NZDIA national finals

Posted by on 24 April 2018 | Comments

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James Holgate can often be found striding across the Taranaki farm he manages armed with a rising plate meter.

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Lisa Kendall secures a spot in Invercargill fencing final after weekend win

Posted by on 23 April 2018 | Comments

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The fencing skills of two NZ Young Farmers members from the Northern Region look set to be tested in Invercargill.

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Sell-out crowd attends Farmstrong comedy night in the Waikato

Posted by on 22 April 2018 | Comments

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A sell-out crowd of 300 people has attended a comedy night to promote rural wellness in Cambridge.

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Christchurch to host FMG Young Farmer of the Year regional final

Posted by on 5 March 2018 | Comments

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West Coast dairy farmer Andrew Wiffen will be looking to defend his title at the Tasman Regional Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year next month.

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Dairy farmer elected to oversee creation of Auckland educational farm

Posted by on 1 March 2018 | Comments

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A respected Hauraki Plains dairy farmer will lead the board overseeing the development of a new educational farm in Auckland.

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