Young Farmers from all over the country will be brushing up on their agricultural skills over the coming weeks as the 2013 season of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest kicks off on September 29th with the Christchurch District Final.
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.
Michael Lilley from the Tasman Region has won The National Bank Young Farmer Contest Grand Final this evening (May 26th) in 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.
The showcase event on every Young Farmer’s calendar is finally here. Today (Wednesday 23rd May) Dunedin’s Wall Street Mall played host to the Official Opening of the 44th National Bank Young Farmer Contest Grand Final for 2012.
Forsyth Barr Stadium may not even be a year old but already it has seen its fair share of battle waged on its turf. Yesterday however it wasn’t rugby that was drawing in the crowds - it was the Practical Day of The National Bank Young Farmer Contest for the 2012 Grand Final.