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Farm Environment Trust Celebrates ‘Great Farming Stories’

Friday, 5 December 2014, 8:52 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Farm Environment Trust Celebrates ‘Great Farming Stories’ Many of the great farming stories delivered by the Ballance Farm Environment Awards are showcased on New Zealand Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust’s website. More >>

Trophy-Holders Reflect On Busy But Successful Year

Tuesday, 2 December 2014, 12:03 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Winning the National Winner title in the 2013 Ballance Farm Environment Awards opened up a whole world of opportunity for Canterbury farmers Craige and Roz Mackenzie. More >>

Wairarapa Farm’s Energy-Saving Efforts Recognised

Friday, 12 September 2014, 4:32 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

The efforts he and parents Henry and Dorothy have made to improve the sustainability of their 527ha dairy and beef farm, north of Masterton, were recognised this year when the family picked up three category awards in the 2014 Greater Wellington Ballance ... More >>

Sharemilkers Enjoy Benefits of Farm Environment Competition

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 5:13 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Entering the Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards was a great way for Matamata sharemilkers Phil and Kim Dykzeul to find out how their operation stacked up in terms of environmental sustainability. More >>

Ballance Farm Environment Awards Show Farmers Care

Monday, 8 September 2014, 9:22 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Bay of Plenty dairy farmer Trevor Hamilton entered the Ballance Farm Environment Awards because he had a point to prove. More >>

Farmers Have Plenty to Gain From Farm Environment Awards

Friday, 5 September 2014, 2:07 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Tariki farmers Robin and Jacqueline Blackwell are glad they got the opportunity to enter the inaugural Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Farmer Endorses Ballance Farm Environment Awards Experience

Monday, 18 August 2014, 9:13 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Central Hawke’s Bay farmer Callum Gray says participating in the East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards was a “brilliant” experience for his family. Now he is encouraging other farmers to enter the 2015 Awards. More >>

Time to Get Entries Sorted For 2015 Ballance Farm Awards

Friday, 1 August 2014, 12:27 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

A major event on the farming calendar, the annual contest promotes sustainable land management and is facilitated by the New Zealand Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust. More >>

Farm Environment Award Winners Ready to Spread the Word

Monday, 7 July 2014, 9:30 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Winning the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards gives Canterbury dairy farmers Mark and Devon Slee the opportunity to tell some ‘good news’ stories about their industry and New Zealand agriculture in general. More >>

Ten Farming Ambassadors Hailed In Environment Awards

Tuesday, 22 April 2014, 8:57 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards have finished another successful year, with Supreme winners from 10 regions recognised for their outstanding contribution to agricultural sustainability. More >>

Katikati Couple Claim Top Title in BoP Ballance Farm Awards

Saturday, 1 March 2014, 11:56 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

A focus on protecting marginal areas of their farm while lifting productivity of grazeable land helped Katikati farmers Rick Burke and Jan Loney take out the Supreme title in the 2014 Bay of Plenty Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Entries open for 2014 Ballance Farm Awards

Thursday, 22 August 2013, 4:40 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Entries are now open for the 2014 Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards. The Awards, which have been running in the region for 11 years, celebrate responsible land stewardship and sustainable farm management practices. More >>

Eastern Southland Dairy Conversion Benefits from Competition

Wednesday, 21 August 2013, 9:31 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Entering the Ballance Farm Environment Awards helped a fledgling Southland dairy operation measure its progress as a successful and sustainable farming business. More >>

East Coast Farmers Tell Story through Farm Environment Award

Thursday, 8 August 2013, 12:05 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Graeme Williams and Derry Stovell entered the 2013 Ballance Farm Environment Awards because they wanted to highlight the value of East Cape hill country. Graeme and Derry farm 700ha (effective) ‘Mangaroa’, a steep hill-country property southwest ... More >>

Entries Open for Next Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Tuesday, 23 July 2013, 12:26 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Entries for the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards open on August 1, 2013, and organisers are again expecting strong interest in the popular competition. More >>

Exceptional Leadership Skills Impress Judges

Tuesday, 2 July 2013, 11:26 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

The outstanding communication and leadership skills demonstrated by Canterbury farmers Craige and Roz Mackenzie will serve them well in their new role as ambassadors for New Zealand agriculture. More >>

High-Calibre Judging Panel For Farm Environment Awards

Friday, 24 May 2013, 4:24 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

This year’s judging panel consists of Jacqueline Rowarth, Professor of Agribusiness, Waikato University, Warwick Catto, Head of Research and Environment, Ballance Agri-Nutrients, Chris Kelly, CEO, Landcorp, Paul Lamont, Regional Manager, Rabobank, Jamie Strang, ... More >>

Exceptional Family-Run Business Scoops Supreme Award

Saturday, 13 April 2013, 12:28 pm | Ballance Farm Environment awards

An extraordinary cropping and wholesale business run by two families has won the Supreme Award in the 2013 Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Brother and Sister claim top title in Farm Environment Award

Thursday, 28 March 2013, 9:15 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Outstanding management of their “high input, very sustainable farming system” has earned Kokopu siblings Shayne and Charmaine O’Shea the Supreme Award in the 2013 Northland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Progressive Arable Farmers Take out Top Award in Canterbury

Friday, 22 March 2013, 9:46 am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

An intensive arable operation that utilises technology to maximise production in a sustainable manner has won the Supreme title in the 2013 Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

 

 

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