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Matamata dairy farmers win Waikato Ballance Farm Awards

Friday, 6 April 2018, 9:58 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Matamata dairy farmers Rod and Sandra McKinnon, Oakstone Hinuera Ltd, have won the Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Their win was announced on Thursday night (April 5) at the Sir Don Rowlands Centre at Lake Karapiro. The McKinnons will host ... More >>

Kaipara Flats family operation wins Farm Environment Award

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 8:29 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

The Dill family from Kaipara Flats has won the 2018 Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Family teamwork and a multi-generational attachment to the land have created a successful and sustainable farming business with many environmental highlights ... More >>

Strong conservation values evident

Friday, 23 March 2018, 10:09 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Manaia dairy farmers showing sustainable and appreciable biodiversity and conservation values have won the Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Grant, Dinny and Leedom Gibbs from the Gibbs G Trust were announced supreme winners at the region’s awards ... More >>

Whananaki beef farmers win Northland Farm Environment Award

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 9:12 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Whananaki beef farmers Greta and Craig Harman have won the Northland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Dannevirke dairy farmers take top Awards

Friday, 16 March 2018, 8:39 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Sustainability equals longevity and balance across the physical environment, business and people, say Dannevirke dairy farmers Andrew Hardie and Helen Long. The couple won the Horizons Ballance Farm Environment Awards on Thursday night (15 March) at ... More >>

Passion for dairy farming shows through

Thursday, 15 March 2018, 9:45 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

The Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards have been won by a dairy farming company showing a fantastic level of passion, pride and promotion for its industry. David and Brenda Hislop, Mark Daly and Janet Girvan are partners in Medbury Farm ... More >>

Networking a bonus

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:22 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Meeting other entrants and finding out about the great work everyone else was doing were highlights of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards for Waikato finalists Peter and Karen West. More >>

Time to enter the Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Friday, 22 September 2017, 9:42 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Don’t wait until you think you have the perfect farm to enter the Ballance Farm Environment Awards, say 2017 Southland finalists Derek and Bronnie Chamberlain. More >>

Charitable trust thrilled with Farm Awards involvement

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 2:17 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Just to be a finalist was an absolute thrill for Gary and Adrienne Dalton and the Te Whangai Trust in this year’s Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Showcase Comes to Southland

Friday, 5 May 2017, 10:37 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Southland is hosting the National Sustainability Showcase of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards for the first time at the end of this month. Up to 400 people will be attending a gala dinner at the Ascot Park Hotel in Invercargill on Wednesday May 31. Tickets ... More >>

Community given chance to visit an award winning family farm

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 4:08 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Members of the public are being offered the opportunity to visit an award winning farm at a field day near Motunau on Thursday, 4 May. More >>

Exceptional example of dryland farming wins out

Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 10:37 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Masterton farmers Nathan and Kate Williams have won the Greater Wellington Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Napier farmer wins East Coast Farm Environment Awards

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 10:20 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Trees have been grown on Maraetara by five generations of the Holt family and Philip Holt is still planting. The Napier farmer was named the supreme winner at the East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards at the Bushmere Arms in Gisborne on Wednesday ... More >>

Ballance Environment Awards Provide Worthwhile Challenge

Friday, 9 September 2016, 9:26 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Entering the Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards was a great challenge for Opunake dairy farmers Kenneth and Rachel Short. More >>

Strong line-up of judges for farm environment awards

Tuesday, 10 May 2016, 10:40 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

The New Zealand Farm Environment Trust has assembled a strong line-up of judges to decide the next recipients of the esteemed Gordon Stephenson trophy. More >>

Farm Environment Competition Produces Great Crop Of Winners

Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 9:12 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

The 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards have delivered an outstanding line-up of Supreme winners from the eleven regions participating in the prestigious competition. More >>

Peninsula Farmers Win Supreme Title

Saturday, 16 April 2016, 2:07 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Portobello sheep and beef farmers Brendon and Paula Cross have been named Supreme winners of the 2016 Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Committed Farm Owner-Sharemilker Team Takes Home Top Title

Friday, 18 March 2016, 9:53 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Nukumaru dairy farm owners David and Adrienne Hopkins and sharemilkers Ben and Belinda Price are Supreme winners of the 2016 Horizons Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Progressive Kiwifruit Business Wins Award

Saturday, 27 February 2016, 2:35 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

BAYGOLD Limited, a large-scale kiwifruit operation, has taken out the Supreme title in the 2016 Bay of Plenty Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Hastings Orchardists Claim Top Title in East Coast Awards

Friday, 26 February 2016, 8:49 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Resilient, innovative and hard-working growers Graham and Marian Hirst are Supreme winners of the 2016 East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

 

 

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