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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 >>

2016 Northland Ballance Farm Environment Award Finalists

Monday, 15 February 2016, 11:52 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Tickets are now on sale for the prestigious Northland Ballance Farm Environment Awards dinner being held on Wednesday 16th March 2016 at the Copthorne Hotel and Resort, Bay of Islands Paihia. More >>

More to Farm Environment Competition Than Winning

Friday, 9 October 2015, 10:12 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Allan and Leeann Woodrow are glad they entered last year’s Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Industry-Leading Orchardists Win Supreme in Ballance Awards

Friday, 24 April 2015, 9:24 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Matamata horticulturists Frans and Tineke de Jong, their son Talbert de Jong and his partner Emily Meese are Supreme winners of the 2015 Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA). More >>

Former Winner Judges Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 10:47 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

King Country farmer Andrea Hanna has been appointed National Judging Co-ordinator for the Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA). Andrea has been a keen supporter of the Awards programme for over 15 years. More >>

Southlanders Promote Positive Dairying in Environment Awards

Friday, 10 October 2014, 1:44 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Southland farmers Mark and Deborah Hamill entered the Ballance Farm Environment Awards because they wanted to tell a ‘good news story’ about dairy farming. More >>

Energy-Saving Endeavours Rewarded In Competition

Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 3:17 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

The switch to a gravity-feed water system has resulted in huge cost-savings for Otago farmers David and Sarah Smith, winners of an energy excellence award in the 2014 Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Awards Help Hort Newbies Climb Steep Learning Curve

Monday, 15 September 2014, 12:08 pm | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Horticultural newcomers Patrick and Rebecca Malley say entering the Northland Ballance Farm Environment Awards was a great way to build knowledge. More >>

Family/Corporate Venture Values Awards Experience

Friday, 15 August 2014, 11:38 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Entering the 2014 Horizons Ballance Farm Environment Awards helped Mark Chrystall and his partners benchmark the progress of their “hybrid” farming venture. More >>

Entering the 2015 Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Wednesday, 6 August 2014, 11:27 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Entries are open for the 2015 Ballance Farm Environment Awards. The annual contest promotes sustainable land management and is organised by the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust. The competition is now operating in ten regions throughout the country – ... More >>

Dairy Farmers Claim Gordon Stephenson Trophy For 2014

Friday, 27 June 2014, 10:55 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Canterbury farmers Mark and Devon Slee have won the National Winner title in the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Their win was announced at the New Zealand Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust’s National Sustainability Showcase in Christchurch ... More >>

Environmental Forum Helps Farmers Promote Positive Change

Friday, 30 May 2014, 10:47 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Some of New Zealand’s leading sheep and beef farmers had the opportunity to sharpen their leadership skills at a recent Environmental Leadership Forum in Wellington. More >>

Gordon Stephenson Trophy Winners Study Tour South America

Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 10:59 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Intensive arable agriculture in South America still has some way to go to catch up to New Zealand, says a leading Canterbury farming couple. Craige and Roz Mackenzie, National Winners of the 2013 Ballance Farm Environment Awards, recently returned ... More >>

Earnscleugh Orchard - Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Monday, 14 April 2014, 10:12 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

An industry leading Central Otago orchard with a long term sustainability focus has won the Supreme title in the 2014 Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Wayne McIntosh, manager of Earnscleugh-based McIntosh Orchard Ltd, received the Supreme award at ... More >>

Diverse Farming Business - Southland Farm Environment Awards

Friday, 11 April 2014, 11:50 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Kaiwera farmers Andrew and Heather Tripp, Nithdale Station Ltd, have won the Supreme title in the Southland Ballance Farm Awards for the second time. The Tripps were announced Supreme winners of the 2014 Southland Ballance Farm Awards (BFEA) at a ... More >>

Tihoi Farmers Win Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 11:41 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

A unique and innovative approach to farming in an environmentally sensitive area has earned Tihoi beef farmers Mike and Sharon Barton the Supreme title in the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

Tikorangi Farm Wins Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Award

Friday, 4 April 2014, 10:47 am | Ballance Farm Environment Awards

A high-achieving Tikorangi dairy farming operation, described by judges as an outstanding example of best dairying practise, is the inaugural winner of the 2014 Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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