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Manawatu volunteer firefighter wins Excellence award

Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 9:00 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

A Manawatu volunteer firefighter is one of three NZ Young Farmers members who have won national leadership awards. Michael McCombs, Jessie Waite and James Goodwin are the 2018 recipients of the NZ Young Farmers Excellence Awards. The awards are designed ... More >>

Qualifying rounds begin for FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Monday, 17 September 2018, 10:38 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

The first qualifying rounds for the next FMG Young Farmer of the Year kick off next month. More >>

Young Farmer of the Year contest to undergo major overhaul

Tuesday, 11 September 2018, 10:20 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

New Zealand’s longest-running agricultural contest the FMG Young Farmer of the Year is set to undergo a major overhaul. The revamp is designed to entice more women to enter the iconic contest and to help showcase the country’s food story. As part ... More >>

Young Farmers to facilitate five mental health workshops

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 9:22 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

NZ Young Farmers is ramping up its efforts to get young people talking about mental health. More >>

Perks of being an agricultural contractor revealed

Monday, 13 August 2018, 1:26 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Central Taranaki Young Farmers member Phillip Hopkins reveals the perks of being an agricultural contractor. More >>

Canterbury woman Ash-Leigh Campbell elected new chair

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 2:01 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

A woman is at the helm of the NZ Young Farmers Board for the first time in 12 years. More >>

Young Farmer event wins national award

Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 10:34 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

A ground-breaking event which brought the country to the nation’s capital has received a sought-after award. More >>

Ngāi Tahu farm manager joins NZ Young Farmers Board

Wednesday, 11 July 2018, 2:14 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

A technical farm manager with Ngāi Tahu in Canterbury is one of three women who have joined the NZ Young Farmers Board. More >>

50th anniversary of FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Friday, 6 July 2018, 9:30 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Hundreds of people have celebrated the 50th anniversary of New Zealand’s longest-running agricultural contest. More >>

Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 10:31 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Sell-out crowd for 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final in Invercargill More >>

Extra events planned after success of TeenAg skills day

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 9:30 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

An event testing the agri-business skills of high school students from the Manawatū and Taranaki has attracted a huge turnout. More >>

Auckland students meet PM during a visit to Fieldays

Friday, 15 June 2018, 1:20 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

The Prime Minister has encouraged Auckland students to consider a career in the primary industries. More >>

Amazing Race gives students a taste of primary industries

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 8:59 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

South Auckland students have been given a taste of careers in the primary industries as part of an Amazing Race at Fieldays More >>

Lisa Kendall secures spot in Invercargill fencing final

Monday, 23 April 2018, 12:35 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

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

Methven student picked for TeenAg leadership course

Thursday, 19 April 2018, 2:50 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Methven student Kate Braidwood has spent the start of the school holidays honing her leadership skills. More >>

Future food producers to do battle in Waimate

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 10:14 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Tuesday 10th April 2018 Future food producers to do battle in Waimate Almost 230 school students will descend on Waimate this weekend to compete in a fast-paced national competition. The Aorangi regional finals for AgriKidsNZ and TeenAg will take place ... More >>

Open day to help farmers recycle

Monday, 9 April 2018, 3:17 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

A field day is being held in Geraldine next week to inform farmers on options to deal with farm waste. More >>

Students heading to Invercargill grand final

Monday, 9 April 2018, 9:50 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

A talented due from St Bede’s College has taken top honours at the Tasman TeenAg Regional Final in Christchurch. More >>

Conflict of duty for young farmer

Monday, 9 April 2018, 9:38 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

A keen eye for quality livestock has helped a South Taranaki farmer secure a spot in the final of a national contest. More >>

Inglewood Young Farmers Gain Glory

Monday, 9 April 2018, 9:01 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Inglewood Young Farmers has been recognised with a swag of accolades for its contribution to the community. More >>

 

 

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