B+LNZ’s Generation Next programme – apply now!

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It is the last chance for our next generation of farming leaders in the North Island to apply for B+LNZ’s Generation Next programme with applications closing 1 February, whilst South Islanders are now encouraged to apply for the 2022 intake.


For those wanting to take the next step in their farming career and is an aspiring leader, Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) Generation Next Programme is the perfect opportunity to develop important skills and a supportive network. 

North Island – last chance to apply

This year, the programme is offered in the North Island for the first time. Applications close 1 February 2022 and each intake is limited to 20 participants so make sure you apply now. The North Island physical workshops will be held in April, June and late July.

South Island – applications are now open

B+LNZ have opened applications for the South Island intake. The programme will be held throughout the three B+LNZ regions in the South Island with only 60 spaces available. South Island physical workshops will be held in early June, August and late November. Applications close 1 April 2022

For full information and module dates, download flyer (PDF, 181KB) and apply now.


Hear what past graduates had to say about the programme 

“Just being able to see the big picture of the farm business, learning a bit about so many different aspects of the farming business has been great.” – 2020 graduate. 

“Throughout the programme I have grown my confidence and there is another day tomorrow to live for.” – 2020 graduate.

“Before the course I never really wrote down goals I just thought them and dreamt, but now I have them in writing I am more determined.” – 2020 graduate.

“I was eager to grow farming knowledge and skills, so I signed up for generation next and the course met all expectations.” – Graduate Brad Lindsay.

“There was a wealth of knowledge within that group.” – Graduate Alan McDonald. 

Get in touch

For more information, please email generation.next@beeflambnz.com