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Hawke’s Bay to host 2019 FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Tuesday, 10 July 2018, 1:59 pm | Young Farmers

Hawke’s Bay is set to host the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final for the first time in 16 years. More >>

South Island students clean up at TeenAg and AgriKidsNZ

Sunday, 8 July 2018, 2:19 pm | Young Farmers

Students from two South Island schools have taken top honours at the national finals of the TeenAg and AgriKidsNZ competitions. More >>

Logan Wallace named 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Sunday, 8 July 2018, 2:09 pm | Young Farmers

South Otago sheep farmer Logan Wallace has been named the 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Bay of Islands students visit dairy farm

Thursday, 5 July 2018, 10:14 am | Young Farmers

A group of students has visited a dairy farm operating Northland’s first fresh raw milk vending machine. More >>

Community raises $8,000 to help Marton students

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 3:53 pm | Young Farmers

Attending the AgriKidsNZ Grand Final in Invercargill next month will have special significance for Marton mother Hayley Grant. More >>

Timaru students get a taste of cattle superfood

Monday, 11 June 2018, 2:52 pm | Young Farmers

Most children usually screw their noses up if they’re forced to eat vegetables as part of a meal. More >>

Waikato charity boxing raises $10K for Land Search & rescue

Monday, 21 May 2018, 12:22 pm | Young Farmers

A charity boxing event in Cambridge has raised $10,000 for Land Search and Rescue New Zealand (LandSAR). More >>

Hawera students take part in agri-food careers day

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 12:35 pm | Young Farmers

Almost 300 Hawera students take part in agri-food careers day Two young Taranaki vets have used jaw bones and preserved cattle body parts to get kids excited about careers in veterinary science. Tori Turner and Lucy Webster were part of a fun event ... More >>

MediaWorks to broadcast Grand Final of 50th FMG Young Farmer

Friday, 4 May 2018, 1:31 pm | Young Farmers

A new deal will see MediaWorks broadcast New Zealand’s longest running agricultural contest the FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Sell-out crowd attends Farmstrong comedy night

Sunday, 22 April 2018, 6:49 pm | Young Farmers

A sell-out crowd of 300 people has attended a comedy night to promote rural wellness in Cambridge. More >>

Second chance at FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Sunday, 22 April 2018, 11:39 am | Young Farmers

Gore sheep farmer Logan Wallace has joined the race to be crowned the 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Students heading to Invercargill grand final

Sunday, 15 April 2018, 11:38 am | Young Farmers

A talented duo from Geraldine High School has taken tophonoursat the Aorangi TeenAg Regional Final. More >>

Black named Aorangi FMG Young Farmer of the Year

Sunday, 15 April 2018, 11:37 am | Young Farmers

A former Ashburton-based banker has been named the Aorangi FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Dunedin school joins appetite for food-focused teaching

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 3:17 pm | Young Farmers

A range of new teaching resources are giving secondary school students a taste of the opportunities and challenges facing New Zealand’s food producers. More >>

Hawke’s Bay students’ $3,000 fundraising target

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 1:02 pm | Young Farmers

Hawke’s Bay students’ $3,000 fundraising target to get to Invercargill Three Hawke’s Bay pupils have launched a fundraising drive to earn $3,000 to get to the AgriKidsNZ Grand Final in Invercargill. The trio from Ongaonga School qualified for ... More >>

Wiffen successfully defends Tasman Young Farmer title

Sunday, 8 April 2018, 10:33 am | Young Farmers

West Coast dairy farmer Andrew Wiffen is in the running to be crowned the 50th FMG Young Farmer of the Year. More >>

Sam Robinson joins NZ Young Farmers Board

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 2:11 pm | Young Farmers

Hawke’s Bay farmer and agribusiness leader Sam Robinson has joined the board of NZ Young Farmers as an appointed director. More >>

Details of Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final Revealed

Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 9:12 am | Young Farmers

In less than four months Invercargill will be buzzing with FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Final fever. More >>

Dairy Farm Opens its Gates for Hawke’s Bay Careers Day

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 10:33 am | Young Farmers

Hawke’s Bay high school students have milked cows, fed calves, talked to vets and planted trees in a careers day with a twist. About 80 students took part in an event dubbed the Dairy Day Out at Takapau on Wednesday. “The aim of the day was to showcase ... More >>

Date set for Karapiro comedy fundraiser

Monday, 19 March 2018, 1:30 pm | Young Farmers

Date set for Karapiro comedy fundraiser following death of Waikato dairy farmer Waikato dairy farmer Zara Cosh admits “it’s been tough” dealing with the death of her close friend Colby Harris. Harris, who was second-in-charge on a 300-cow dairy ... More >>

 

 

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