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Thursday, 11 April 2013
Food 4:21PM
Students playing with food

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Tuesday, 14 August 2012
News 5:22PM
Young Farmer elected to FCANZ Board

New Zealand Young Farmer member Mark Lambert has been elected to the board of the Fencing Contractors Association of New Zealand (FCANZ).

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Tuesday, 7 August 2012
Agriculture 5:13PM
Young Farmer heads to the Young Horticulturalist of the Year Final

New Zealand Young Farmers member Andrew Scott is officially New Zealand's top young grower.

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Monday, 30 July 2012
Agriculture 3:53PM
Young Farmer makes history in Australia

On the back of winning the Royal Agricultural Society of New Zealand (RAS) Rural Young Achiever award, New Zealand Young Farmer member Tim van de Molen was announced as the Australasian Rural Youth Ambassador in the finals at the Darwin Royal Showgrounds on 25th July 2012.

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Thursday, 28 June 2012
Agriculture 4:46PM
Contest announces first ever Patron

A career in education and working with young people provided an excellent foundation for Dr Warwick Scott’s involvement with The National Bank Young Farmer Contest.

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Wednesday, 20 June 2012
Agriculture 12:16PM
Secondary School students experience agricultural careers

The career opportunities in the agricultural sector are countless.  New Zealand Young Farmers joined together with DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ to create Get Ahead; a one stop career hub for young people considering a career in agriculture.

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Thursday, 31 May 2012
Agriculture 12:54PM
TeenAg and AgriKidsNZ lead the way at Grand Final

DUNEDIN — The TeenAg and AgriKidsNZ Grand Finals were held at the Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on Friday 25th May.

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Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Agriculture 11:53AM
New board member elected to NZYF Board at Conference Week

DUNEDIN — Young Farmers from all over New Zealand spent a week in Dunedin last week for the TBfree New Zealand Young Farmers National Conference.

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Monday, 28 May 2012
Agriculture 9:52PM
Lilley takes out the Ultimate Rural Challenge for 2012

DUNEDIN — Michael Lilley from the Tasman Region has won The National Bank Young Farmer Contest Grand Final this evening (May 26th) in Dunedin.

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Agriculture 11:31AM
Competition fierce at Forsyth Barr Stadium

DUNEDIN — Forsyth Barr Stadium may not even be a year old but already it has seen its fair share of battle waged on its turf.

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Friday, 25 May 2012
Agriculture 12:26PM
One down; two to go for the 2012 Grand Finalists

DUNEDIN — It’s a case of one down; two to go for the seven Grand Finalists of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest after the Technical Day took place at the Invermay Research Station today.

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Wednesday, 23 May 2012
Agriculture 6:43PM
Contest officially opened in Dunedin for 2012

DUNEDIN — The showcase event on every Young Farmer’s calendar is finally here.

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Friday, 18 May 2012
Agriculture 1:10PM
Vodafone to support Young Farmers of today – the innovators of the future

DUNEDIN — Vodafone is passionate about working with emerging entrepreneurs – like New Zealand’s Young Farmers – and are excited to sponsor the Speeches Dinner at The 2012 Grand Final of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest to be held in Dunedin next week.

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Thursday, 10 May 2012
Agriculture 8:16AM
Primary industry working together to grow its people

The Primary Industry Capability Alliance (PICA) was officially launched in Wellington last night.

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Wednesday, 9 May 2012
Agriculture 7:38PM
Primary industry working together to grow its people

WELLINGTON CITY — The Primary Industry Capability Alliance (PICA) was officially launched in Wellington last night.

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Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Agriculture 6:33PM
New resource for primary sector launched today

A major alliance is being launched in Wellington today by the Minister for Primary Industries, Hon.

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Wednesday, 2 May 2012
Agriculture 11:08AM
License to operate: A regulatory barrier or market opportunity?

The AGMARDT Agribusiness Breakfast provides an annual forum to discuss issues of national interest to the rural community.

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Monday, 30 April 2012
Agriculture 12:44PM
Go Young Farmer!

DUNEDIN — After 22 District Finals and seven Regional Finals featuring New Zealand’s best young farming talent, The National Bank Young Farmer Contest is down to the last seven Contestants.  They’ll battle it out in Dunedin from 23 May – 26 May 2012 to see who will take the title.

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Monday, 2 April 2012
Agriculture 6:03PM
Tucker third woman ever to qualify for Grand Final

Katherine Tucker has beaten the odds to make it through to the Grand Final of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest after winning the Northern Regional Final on Saturday night (March 31st).

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Friday, 23 March 2012
Agriculture 8:08AM
Agriculture on the menu for Secondary School students

TE AWAMUTU — There are countless opportunities for young people in the agriculture industry today - here's the proof: By the year 2050 the agriculture industry will need to produce double the amount of food that it produce now.

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Monday, 19 March 2012
Agriculture 5:44PM
Worth the wait for Williams

WAIKATO — Sam Williams is the fourth returning Grand Finalist in 2012 after he won the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Regional Final for The National Bank Young Farmer Contest on Saturday (March 17th).

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Wednesday, 14 March 2012
Agriculture 4:29PM
Brothers to battle it out in Waikato/Bay of Plenty Regional Final

There will be a bit of sibling rivalry at the Mystery Creek Events Centre this Saturday (March 17th).

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Tuesday, 13 March 2012
Agriculture 5:30PM
Big win puts trip on hold

HAWERA — Brad Lewis is the latest Contestant to make it through to the Grand Final after winning the Taranaki/Manawatu Regional Final of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest in Hawera last night (March 12th).

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Monday, 12 March 2012
Agriculture 3:57PM
Dowman out to prove a point

CARTERTON — There were only two points in it at the Carterton Events Centre on Saturday night (March 10th).

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Wednesday, 7 March 2012
Agriculture 10:49AM
No rest for Young Farmers on Anniversary Day

TARANAKI — It’s Taranaki Anniversary Day on Monday – but for the eight Young Farmers competing in The National Bank Young Farmer Contest; this won’t be a day for relaxing.

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Wednesday, 22 February 2012
Agriculture 1:36PM
Young Farmers to be tested at the North Otago A&P Show

The Aorangi Regional Final for The National Bank Young Farmer Contest is to be held alongside The North Otago A&P Show this Saturday (25th February).

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Tuesday, 21 February 2012
Agriculture 8:59AM
Close finish in Greymouth

GREYMOUTH — It came down to the wire in Greymouth at the Tasman Regional Final of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest on Saturday (February 18th).

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Wednesday, 15 February 2012
Agriculture 11:20AM
Tasman next to find their Grand Finalist

TASMAN — Otago/Southland has found their Grand Finalist for The National Bank Young Farmer Contest; this weekend it’s Tasman’s turn.

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Monday, 13 February 2012
Agriculture 3:44PM
Double win for the Gardyne family in Balclutha

It runs in the family in Southland: Pete Gardyne and his younger brother Richard will both be heading to Grand Final in May after they took out the Otago/Southland Regional Final titles for The National Bank Young Farmer Contest and TeenAg Competition respectively in the weekend.

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Tuesday, 7 February 2012
Agriculture 6:49PM
Regional Finals kick off in Balclutha

BALCLUTHA — Balclutha will play host to the first Regional Final of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest this Sunday (February 12th) at the Telford Division of Lincoln University on Owaka Highway.

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