Introducing the Knowledge Hub Repository of farming resources

Visit our new Knowledge Hub - it gives you access to a range of fact sheets, tools and calculators designed to help you run a successful farm operation.

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Upcoming Events


B+LNZ AgInnovation Conference 2019

Tue 14 May -
Wed 15 May
Awapuni Function Centre

The annual B+LNZ AgInnovation Conference focuses on delivering new knowledge through a strong line-up of presenters and topics that focus on new systems and tools, environment, the latest science, markets, and farm business planning.


B+LNZ Progressive Ag Conference 2019

Wed 7 August -
Thu 8 August

Expand your mind and discover new knowledge.


Healthy Rivers Plan Change 1 Hearing Workshop: Otorohanga

Tue 22 January
Otorohanga Club

This workshop has been postponed until 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience.


B+LNZ Wormwise Workshop: Mangamingi

Tue 22 January -
Wed 23 January
Mangamingi Hall

This workshop will cover what's involved in being 'Wormwise'.


AWDT 'Understanding your Farming Business' courses for women: WNI

Sun 3 February
Starting Whangamomona: 4 Feb, Whanganui: 5 Feb, Taihape: 22 May and Marton: 23 May

Registrations for the 2019 Understanding Your Farming Business (UYFB) programmes are now open.


AWDT 'Understanding your Farming Business' courses for women: SSI

Mon 4 February
Starting 7 Feb in Riversdale, Owaka on 14 Feb, Millers Flat on 27 Feb, Tapanui on 16 May, Tuatapere on 22 May, Winton: 23 May

Registrations for the 2019 Understanding Your Farming Business (UYFB) programmes are now open.

Field day

Hill Country Clover Demonstration Day

Tue 5 February
Ridgeway Farms

Join this Ballance Agri-Nutrients demonstration day out at Ridgeway farms.


AWDT Future Focus - Module 1 Ranfurly

Mon 11 February -
Tue 12 February

This programme brings sheep and beef farming partners (couples, owner/manager, father/daughter or similar) together to achieve their business goals and aspirations – using a team approach to business planning and is offered at no cost to participants.


B+LNZ Freshwater Workshop: Cattle Creek

Mon 11 February
Cattle Creek Hall

This interactive workshop will help to introduce you to some simple tools to measure key indicators of freshwater quality and ecosystems.

Field day

B+LNZ Manawatu-Whanganui Farming for Profit Field Day: Massey University Tuapaka Farm

Mon 11 February -
Tue 12 February
Tuapaka Farm

These field days will be run throughout the year aimed at giving you the tools to take control of your business including maximising on farm production, business planning and management skills, and helping you get the most out of yourself and your staff.

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