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South Island leaders in for Australasian agri-business award

Monday, 21 November 2016, 4:47 pm | Platinum Primary Producers

Three young agriculturalists from the South Island have made it through to the next stage of the 2017 Zanda McDonald Award. The three – Morgan Easton , a 33 year old farm owner and sharemilker from Oamaru, Jolene Germann , a 32 year old dairy consultant ... More >>

International Agri-Group Digs Deep for Farm Community

Friday, 8 April 2016, 11:09 am | Platinum Primary Producers

A $5,000 donation for catering and serving lunch for 130 of Australasia’s leading agribusiness professionals turned into an impromptu fundraising event recently – with a rural school of 36 students receiving over $40,000. More >>

Dean Rabbidge Wins the 2016 Zanda McDonald Award

Thursday, 24 March 2016, 2:24 pm | Platinum Primary Producers

Dean Rabbidge, a 30 year old sheep, beef and dairy farmer from Wyndham, Southland – and the Vice Chairman of the NZ National Young Farmers Contest – has scooped the prestigious 2016 Zanda McDonald Award. More >>

Key Issues Addressed at Winds of Change Agri-Conference

Friday, 18 March 2016, 11:24 am | Platinum Primary Producers

Over 130 of Australasia’s leading agribusiness professionals will gather in Wellington on Monday (21st) for the annual Platinum Primary Producers (PPP) Conference. More >>

International Agri-Leaders Visit Wairarapa Showcase Farms

Thursday, 17 March 2016, 12:35 pm | Platinum Primary Producers

Over 130 of Australasia’s leading agribusiness professionals will visit two farms in Pirinoa, South Wairarapa, next week (Wednesday 23rd March), as part of the annual Platinum Primary Producers (PPP) ‘ Capital Connections; winds of change’ Conference. More >>

Positive News Campaign Launches

Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 3:26 pm | Platinum Primary Producers

A new campaign designed to tell good news farming stories has caught the imagination of kiwi farmers attracting over 1000 followers and reaching tens of thousands more in the first 24 hours since launch. More >>

Search is on for NZ's next generation of agri-leaders

Monday, 21 September 2015, 11:33 am | Platinum Primary Producers

Agriculture’s young leaders in New Zealand are being urged to step forward and apply for the 2016 Zanda McDonald Award. More >>

Prestigious, International Agri Conference grows from NZ BBQ

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 7:46 am | Platinum Primary Producers

This week, agricultural networking fraternity, the Platinum Primary Producers (PPP) Group, will head to Darwin, Northern Australia, to celebrate its 10th anniversary conference – and announce the winner of a new agri award. More >>

NZ dairy and deer through to agri-business award finals

Friday, 19 December 2014, 9:12 am | Platinum Primary Producers

Two New Zealand farm managers have made it through to the finals of the inaugural Zanda McDonald Award – a trans-Tasman agri-business initiative created by the Platinum Primary Producers (PPP) Group. More >>

Zanda McDonald Award Shortlist Announced

Friday, 5 December 2014, 10:08 am | Platinum Primary Producers

The Platinum Primary Producers (PPP) Group, the trans-Tasman agri-networking organisation, has announced the names of the six individuals shortlisted for the inaugural Zanda McDonald Award. More >>