Wednesday, 09 October 2013 10:09

Fieldays chief visits Irish plough champs

NICK DROMGOOL, acting chief executive of New Zealand's National Fieldays – the Southern Hemisphere's largest agricultural show - visited Ireland's Ploughing Championships this week.

Published in Rural Life
Friday, 14 June 2013 09:00

Farmers in ‘good heart’

The recent decline in the NZD, low interest rates, a good breaking of the drought, plus good dairy prices have left farmers in good heart at this year's national Fieldays, says BNZ chief economist Tony Alexander.

Published in General News
Friday, 14 June 2013 08:34

Massey designer wins top award

A hand-held device used to read ear tags on farm animals, developed by Massey industrial designer Tony Parker and technology company Gallagher, has won the inaugural International Innovation Award at Fieldays.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 June 2013 15:46

Cracker innovation entries at Fieldays

Judges were overwhelmed by the high standard of entries in the Fieldays Innovation Competition at Fieldays yesterday.

Published in Rural Life
Thursday, 13 June 2013 09:01

Good crowd to Fieldays first day

A total 26,648 people came through the gate for the first day yesterday of the New Zealand National Agricultural Fieldays at Mystery Creek.

Published in Rural Life
Tuesday, 11 June 2013 15:23

Maori agribusiness focus of seminar

The Ministry for Primary Industries will host a free seminar on Friday, June 14 at National Fieldays on its work to lift the performance of Māori agribusiness.

Published in General News

Top players in agribusiness will get together the night before the Fieldays to discuss building export earnings from agribusiness innovation.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 May 2013 09:18

Calling all rural bachelors

The contest for the Rural Bachelor of the Year is back and better than ever but entries close on Monday.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 13:59

Dragon’s Den style event at Fieldays

The 2013 National Agricultural Fieldays will experience a dose of SODA energy as together with the Waikato's entrepreneurship centre they launch the Fieldays Innovation Den – Pitch for Investment; a new "Dragon's Den" style event.

Published in Rural Life
Tuesday, 18 December 2012 14:10

Fieldays helps Kiwi win Oz award

A NEW Zealand company's 'revolutionary' brushcutter blade that won a 2011 product-of-the-year award from the Australian Outdoor Power Equipment Association got its start chiefly through National Field Days and with crucial help from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.

Published in Machinery & Products

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