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Farmers challenged to turn junk into art

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

6TH April 2018 Farmers challenged to turn junk into art for Manawatu festival Young farmers will be armed with pliers, jig saws, drills, tail paint cans, and mini diggers in a contest with a difference this month. Multiple teams will face-off against each ... More >>

First Hawke’s Bay school takes part in national project

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 11:54 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Hawke’s Bay school students have watched sheep being mustered and shorn as part of a new education programme. More >>

Te Radar to host FMG Young Farmer of the Year event

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 1:10 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Quick-witted comedian Te Radar will be in Christchurch next month to make a group of competitive young farmers sweat. More >>

Nigel Woodhead to put his ploughing skills to the test

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 12:35 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

20th March 2018 Nigel Woodhead to put his ploughing skills to the test in Southland More >>

Rural Bachelor to take on brother

Friday, 16 March 2018, 8:44 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Rural Bachelor to take on brother in FMG Young Farmer of the Year Rural Bachelor of the Year Matthew McAtamney has his sights set on a new challenge in 2018. The 27-year-old wants to beat his older brother Josh McAtamney in New Zealand’s most ... More >>

Northland woman’s "life-changing" Disney World exchange

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 8:48 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Northland woman Molly Dagger vividly remembers her first day working at Walt Disney World in the United States. “We got to travel through underground tunnels to get to the famous Magic Kingdom theme park.” “Later, Mickey Mouse turned up carrying ... More >>

Waimate to host FMG Young Farmer of the Year regional final

Monday, 12 March 2018, 6:32 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

An award-winning former builder, a hemp producer and a popular rural bachelor will face off in the Aorangi Regional Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Christchurch to host Young Farmer of the Year regional final

Monday, 5 March 2018, 10:30 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

West Coast dairy farmer Andrew Wiffen will be looking to defend his title at the Tasman Regional Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year next month. More >>

Manawatu students heading to Invercargill grand final

Monday, 26 February 2018, 1:54 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Feilding High School has again taken top honours at the Taranaki/Manawatu TeenAg Regional Final. More >>

Will Taylor Taranaki/Manawatu Young Farmer of the Year

Monday, 26 February 2018, 1:53 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

A technical field representative for PGG Wrightson has been named the Taranaki/Manawatu FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Siblings could face off in FMG Young Farmer Grand Final

Monday, 19 February 2018, 9:15 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

Two West Auckland siblings could come face-to-face in New Zealand’s most prestigious farming competition. More >>

Future food producers to do battle in Masterton

Thursday, 8 February 2018, 3:48 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Thursday 8th February 2018 Future food producers to do battle in Masterton More than 150 school students will descend on Masterton next weekend to compete in a fast-paced national competition. The East Coast regional finals for AgriKidsNZ and TeenAg will ... More >>

Wellington hosts FMG Young Farmer of the Year regional final

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 4:59 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

A former cocktail bartender, an award-winning contract milker and a drone-flying drystock farmer will face off in the Taranaki/Manawatu Regional Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

East Coast to hold first FMG Young Farmer of the Year final

Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 9:58 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

A former competitive snowboarder, a stud bull breeder and an award-winning shepherd are set to face off in the East Coast Regional Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Inspiring Entrepreneurship in New Zealand's top Young Farmer

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 2:46 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

The top seven Young Farmers in the country gathered at Massey University this week to go through a two day entrepreneurial workshop to learn more about the challenge that lies ahead. That challenge being the FMG Young Farmer of the Year contest. More >>

Matt Bell wins 2015 ANZ Young Farmer Contest

Sunday, 5 July 2015, 10:50 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

After a nail-biting finish Matt Bell of Aorangi is the 2015 ANZ Young Farmer Contest Champion. More >>

Taupo gears up to stage NZ’s Ultimate Rural Challenge

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 5:24 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Tickets are on sale now for the 2015 ANZ Young Farmer Contest Grand Final events, 2-4 July in Taupo. The competition, in its 47th year, is the flagship event on the rural calendar and is unlike any other competition internationally in its prestige, ... More >>

Final countdown for Ultimate Rural Challenge

Monday, 30 June 2014, 12:41 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

The 2014 ANZ Young Farmer Contest Grand Final begins this Thursday 3 July, 4.30pm with the Official Opening at Lincoln University Library. Here, the top seven contestants will be introduced to the public and compete in their first head-to-head challenge. More >>

Christchurch set to test the best

Friday, 2 May 2014, 12:23 pm | New Zealand Young Farmers

Tickets are on sale now for the 2014 ANZ Young Farmer Contest Grand Final events, 3-5 July in Christchurch. More >>

Strong finish for Young Farmer at Rural Ambassador comp'

Friday, 13 December 2013, 11:49 am | New Zealand Young Farmers

New Zealand Young Farmers Vice-Chairman Cam Lewis finished runner up at the recent trans-Tasman Rural Ambassador competition in Feilding, 6-8 December. The top honour and a $5000 travel grant were awarded to Prue Capp, an equine dentist from New South ... More >>

   

 

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