NZ Farm Environment Award - Latest News [Page 1]

Stockmanship and work ethic leads family to win

Saturday, 8 April 2017, 1:20 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

Stockmanship and work ethic leads family to win Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards 08/04/17 East Otago sheep and beef farmers Simon and Kirstin Engelbrecht have won the Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards. The win was announced at a gala dinner ... More >>

Environmental Stewardship Earns Couple Supreme Title

Friday, 15 April 2016, 1:19 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

Redcliff farmers Shane Gibbons and Bridget Speight are Supreme winners of the 2016 Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. More >>

National Title-Winning Farmers Have ‘X-Factor

Monday, 4 July 2011, 12:52 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

Ballance Farm Environment Awards National Winners, Grant and Bernadette Weller, will be superb ambassadors for New Zealand agriculture and horticulture, says Massey University’s Jacqueline Rowarth. More >>

Kiwi Farmer Promotes Sustainability at Conference

Friday, 18 July 2008, 11:38 am | NZ Farm Environment Award

A trip to Europe gave environmental award winning farmer John Aspinall the opportunity to learn about sustainability issues facing his counterparts in the Northern Hemisphere. More >>

Farm Environment Award Trust Thanks Award Backers

Monday, 30 June 2008, 3:14 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

A key factor in the success of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards is the strong support provided by agribusinesses and Government agencies, says NZ Farm Environment Award Trust chairman Jim Cotman. More >>

Scholarship Winner To Study Benefit of Lucerne

Saturday, 28 June 2008, 11:40 am | NZ Farm Environment Award

Canterbury farmer David Ward is the inaugural winner of the New Zealand Farm Environment Award Trust (NZFEAT) and MAF Study Scholarship. More >>

Sustainable Dairying Forum

Thursday, 8 November 2007, 1:53 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

An inaugural leadership forum has this week brought together some of the nation’s top dairy farmers in an effort to empower them to drive sustainable environmental change in their own communities. More >>

Award Winner’s Business Management Scholarship

Tuesday, 7 August 2007, 10:02 am | NZ Farm Environment Award

Award-winning Northland farmer Alec Jack is confident a special scholarship programme will make him a more efficient business manager and a better leader. In late August he is set to attend Rabobank’s Executive Development Programme (EDP) - a premier ... More >>

New Website Promotes Sustainable Farming

Monday, 14 May 2007, 5:05 pm | NZ Farm Environment Award

A newly launched website offers comprehensive information on the awards that now run in eight regions throughout the country. Accessed through or, the website is a joint venture between the New Zealand Farm Environment ... More >>

Farm Environment Trust Calls For Govt Collaboratn

Monday, 26 February 2007, 9:38 am | NZ Farm Environment Award

A Government serious about improving environmental sustainability doesn’t have to look far to find positive role models in the rural sector, says a farming leader. More >>


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