*New Zealand Young Farmers announces changes to FMG Young Farmer of the Year Contest Governance structure. *
NZ Young Farmers regrets to announce Contest Board Chair Bexx Brown and Contest Representative Alistair Neville have finished their terms on the Contest Board and will be hanging up their hats to retire.
A talented trio from Blue Mountain College have taken out the title as the 2020 AgriKids winners.
*The Donald Pearson Farm, owned by New Zealand Young Farmers has welcomed a new Manager on board after a lengthy search.*
*Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, NZ Young Farmers (NZYF) has cancelled the remaining FMG Young Farmer of the Year 2020 Contest including Grand Final.*
*Please attribute the below statement to NZ Young Farmers CEO, Lynda Coppersmith in regards to Covid-19 and FMG Young Farmer of the Year contest.*
* A young rural mental health advocate and an aspiring rural banker have been announced as the winners of the coveted World Congress Charitable Trust Scholarships for 2020.*
A business owner and chartered accountant has been appointed as the new Independent Director of the Young Farmers Board.
This year marks a busy year for Young Farmers across the country – but it’s even more special for Marton Young Farmers which is celebrating its 80th Anniversary this year.
A former FMG Young Farmer of the Year has been a vital part of creating the new vision for the Agriculture, Food and Fibre Sector.