District Contest & Skills Day
Welcome to the FMG Young Farmer of the Year
Entries open September 2017 for the 50th year of Contest!
How do I Register?
Step 1: Click on the "Sign Up Now!" button on the top right-hand side of this page.
Step 2: Log into the members only area.
Step 3: On the homepage the District Contest and Skills Day you are eligible for will be listed. **
Step 4: Click into the event, read through the info at the top (there is a new way to 'Have a Go" this year), and fill out the registration form.
Step 5: There is no step 5, you're all signed up! Closer to the event you can check back on the website or follow us on Facebook (FMG Young Farmer of the Year & NZ Young Farmers) to make sure you stay up to date with all event details.
*New to NZYF and the Contest?
**You must have a current membership to be able to sign up to the contest in the members area. Your membership must also be current at the time of the contest. If your membership has expired or expires prior to the event you can renew your membership in advance once you have logged into the members only area.
District Contest and Skills Day Event Dates & Locations
|Date||District||Region||Location||Start Time||Finish Time||Convener||Contact Number|
|18th November||Lower North||Northern||137 Shepherd Road, Te Hana, SN:15450||Colin Beazley||0210424002|
|25th November||Upper North||Northern||Pipiwai Road, Kamo, SN:13136||Clement Lafon||0220165097|
|11th November||North Waikato||Waikato/Bay of Plenty||185 Whitikahu rd, Taupiri, 3791||
|18th November||Bay of Plenty||Waikato/Bay of Plenty||1286 State Highway 30 (Matt's Farm)||Matt Barr||0273435131|
|25th November||Piako||Waikato/Bay of Plenty||457 Whites Road, Putaruru||Steven Gillies||0211679138|
|2nd December||Waipa/King Country||Waikato/Bay of Plenty||Front Paddock Cloverlea Farm, 148 Kakaramea Road||Briefing: 9am||2pm||Lewis Nichols||02102328065|
|21st October||Manawatu Closed||Taranaki/Manawatu||117 Millricks Line, Palmerston North, SN:45636||
|18th November||Taranaki Open||Taranaki/Manawatu||Egmont A7P Show Ground, Hawera||9:30am||1:30am||Amelia Nichol||0278079854|
|4th November||Taranaki Closed||Taranaki/Manawatu||Matt Herbert||0279105576|
|25th November||Manawatu Open||Taranaki/Manawatu||60 McKenzie Settlement Road, Kairanga||Hayley Hoogendyk||0277175627|
|28th October||Tararua||East Coast||Dannevirke Saleyards, Weber Road||Emma Lewin||0273988623|
|4th November||Wairarapa||East Coast||Wairarapa Showgrounds, Solway, Masterton||Chelsea Shaw||0273289647|
|25th November||Hawkes Bay District||East Coast||Hedley Farm, Ashley Clinton Road, SN:47640||8.00am||3:00pm||Robert Barry||0275345727|
|2nd December||North Canterbury||Tasman||Oxford A&P Showgrounds||11:30am||6pm||Joseph Inkson||0273184785|
|7th October||Christchurch||Tasman||Greenpark Community Event Centre, Lincoln||
|14th October||Nelson/Marlborough||Tasman||Recreation Park Centre - Golden Bay||
Briefing time: 10:30am
(Appropriate footwear needed)
|Finish: 2pm + BBQ||Alice Reilly||0273119909|
|10th December||West Coast||Tasman||Ahaura Domain, State Highway 7||Start:9am||Finish: 10:45am||Tayla Gibson||0279277077|
|7th October||Aorangi South||Aorangi||228 Oneills Road, RD17, Fairlie (Nigels Farm)||
|14th October||Aorangi North||Aorangi||Pendarves Hall, Pendarves Corner||John Duncan||0278447462|
|4th November||Southland||Otago/Southland||Kakapo Farm, 698 Te Anau Mossburn Highway, Te Anau||9am||3:30pm||Jacob Mackie||0278119933|
|18th November||Otago||Otago/Southland||Omakau||Ben Naylor||0275282725|