The Otago Farming for Profit group are hosting an informative evening for our farmers that will have an environmental focus – particularly intensive winter cropping/grazing and water quality, and the implications of the recent and proposed regulations around these. Read more
To assist farmers in making the most of the One Billion Trees Fund, B+LNZ will be running workshops to help farmers identify suitable opportunities and understand how to apply for grant funding. Read more
Come out of the cold and enjoy an informative and entertaining evening with other farmers. Topic: Getting over the hump – tips for looking after the mental health and wellbeing of yourself and your staff. Read more
Join us for a line-up of three 40-minute concurrent sessions with two speakers scheduled for each hour throughout the day. Including: High performance bull farming.
Using social media better to effectively tell our story.
Leveraging our strengths as a nation to capture opportunities in a dynamic world. Read more
Grant Bunting never thought he would become so passionate about sustainability but says the sustainability challenge cannot be ignored if New Zealand producers want to improve their standing on the world stage. Read more
The B+LNZ Genetics Dairy Beef Progeny Test aims to improve the quality of dairy beef animals in the industry by identifying and enabling widespread use of superior bulls for dairy beef. Beef breeders can nominate their best bulls for consideration for the programme – successful bulls then become part of the progeny test scheme. Through the collaboration, breeders will have a potential path to the dairy market for the first time by working with LIC. Read more
Growing Future Farmers aims to accelerate the career of a graduate from entry level essential farm skills programme, by providing a creditable career pathway for farmers of the future in the sheep, beef and deer industry. Read more
For those in the Horizons region, don’t miss out on the ‘Pride in our Land’ evenings. The ‘Pride in our Land’ campaign looks to support our rural communities by packaging and promoting what support is on offer and adding some new wellbeing initiatives. Read more