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Saturday, 02 April 2016 15:55

Winners show how well it can be done

Geraldines sharemilkers Joe and Suz Wyborn are the supreme winners of the 2016 Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

Published in General News

"Environmental champions" Richard and Dianne Kidd are supreme winners of the inaugural Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

Published in General News
Saturday, 27 February 2016 12:55

Hastings orchardists claim East Coast title

Resilient, innovative and hard-working growers Graham and Marian Hirst are Supreme winners of the 2016 East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 November 2015 09:28

Environment awards turns NZ green

With the agricultural sector facing many challenges, the relevance of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA) could not be greater, says organiser Simon Saunders.

Published in General News
Sunday, 27 September 2015 10:00

Northland to host NZFE Trust showcase

A celebration of environmental excellence will be held for the first time in Northland next year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 23 September 2015 14:23

Competition win after 8 year wait

West Otago farmers Richard and Kerry France waited close to eight years to enter the Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA), finally giving it a go last year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 10 September 2015 08:56

Auckland farmers encouraged to enter awards

Entries have opened for the 2016 Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards and organisers are optimistic for the region’s first year in competition.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 16:14

Wise use of land, labour and capital

Ashburton sharemilkers Sara and Stuart Russell have always tried to make their dairy operation as sustainable as possible.

Published in Agribusiness
Saturday, 05 September 2015 14:25

Positive attitude a win for Kiwifruit growers

The lingering effects of the devastating PSA outbreak did not stop kiwifruit growers Stephen Kenna and Phillipa Wright entering the Bay of Plenty Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

Published in Rural Life
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 11:26

More than trophies up for grabs

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards open farmers to new networks they may not know about says national judging coordinator Andrea Hanna.

Published in Management
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