Bovine TB on young farmers minds

Posted by on 30 May 2012 | Comments

The nation’s fight against bovine tuberculosis (TB) is in capable hands, delegates learned at the TBfree New Zealand Young Farmers annual conference in Dunedin.

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Fierce Competition Expected at 2012 Conference

Posted by on 15 May 2012 | Comments

The TBfree New Zealand Young Farmers 2012 National Conference gets underway in Dunedin on May 24th - 27th. The Conference runs alongside the National Bank Young Farmer Contest and is a chance for Young Farmers to put their skills to the test and their Club’s reputation on the line in a series of competitions.

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Primary industry working together to grow its people

Posted by on 9 May 2012 | Comments

The Primary Industry Capability Alliance (PICA) was officially launched in Wellington last night. 

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Plenty in store for Young Farmers at 2012 National Conference

Posted by on 13 April 2012 | Comments

If you're a NZYF Member then Dunedin's the place to be from May 24th to 27th this year. As per usual an action packed week has been planned for the TBfree New Zealand Young Farmers National Conference.

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Bovine TB Strategy success leads to less herd testing

Posted by on 2 March 2012 | Comments

A total of 2450 cattle and deer herds across the central North Island have had their bovine tuberculosis (TB) movement control restrictions or testing requirements reduced.

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YMCA Benefits from NZYF Quake Fundraising

Posted by on 17 November 2011 | Comments

It's been a tough year for the people of Christchurch, but proving that their plight is not forgotten, New Zealand Young Farmers recently made a donation to an organisation that has proved a great source of help to many after the earthquakes that changed the face of Christchurch.

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World Champs come to Oamaru

Posted by on 26 October 2011 | Comments

Twenty-two young people from sheep producing countries around the world will be vying for top honours at the first-ever World Young Shepherds Challenge (also known as World Ovinpiades) in Oamaru early next month.

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Inter Region Face Fleece Challenge

Posted by on 3 October 2011 | Comments

Young Farmers to grow mo's for Movember

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TUANZ Rural Broadband Symposium

Posted by on 23 September 2011 | Comments

New Zealand’s rural sector is the backbone of our economy, yet rural New Zealand as a place to live is in decline. Every day 50 new Aucklanders take up residence, but in the rest of the country we face declining populations and the reduced spending on infrastructure that follows. New Zealand has a rich and varied landscape, from ocean to lake, from mountain to plateau, yet for some reason we end up living in the city.

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NAIT Announces Mandatory Tagging Date for Cattle

Posted by on 5 September 2011 | Comments

New NAIT mandatory tagging date has been announced as the 1st July 2012.

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