Outstanding in our field
Following on from the very successful World Shearing Championships, Southland hosted the Ballance Farm Environment Awards National showcase recently and in July, will welcome Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Sheep Industry Awards to the region, Andrew Morrison says.
Finalists selected in New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards
Leading farmers, scientists, a retired sheep breeder and a ground-breaking stock trading company are among the finalists selected in this year’s Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards.
Rain, rain and more rain
Phil Smith, B+LNZ's Farmer Director for the Northern South Island, reflects on the changes a bit of rain makes on farm.
Ahuwhenua Trophy finalists announced
Three very different sheep and beef enterprises are the finalists in this year’s Ahuwhenua Trophy BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award.
'Glammies' award winners announced
The producer of New Zealand’s most consistently tender and tasty lamb in the last 10 years was announced at the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Golden Lamb Awards 2017, aka the 'Glammies'.
The future of lamb
Central South Island Director Bill Wright reflects on the future of the sheep industry and trade opportunities for the New Zealand red meat sector.
Opportunity to shine
Applications for the 2017 Ahuwhenua Trophy Sheep and Beef Competition are now open, offering Maori entrants the opportunity to tell their stories and benchmark their business.
Vet wins B+LNZ Sheep and Beef Consultant Award
Well-known vet Dr Trevor Cook has won the 2016 B+LNZ Sheep and Beef Consultant of the Year Award.
Sheep industry recognises top performance
The sheep industry celebrated its best and brightest at the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards in Masterton tonight.
Working hand-in-hand with the environment
Auckland farmers Richard and Dianne Kidd are the national winners of the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA).