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2017 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2017 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

24 March 2017

Charlie and Helen Lea of Cambridge have won six of the 10 category awards on their way to being...

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2016 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2016 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

30 April 2016

Puahue dairy farmers John Hayward and Susan O’Regan are Supreme winners of the 2016 Waikato...

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2015 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2015 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2015

Matamata horticulturists Frans and Tineke de Jong, their son Talbert de Jong and his partner Emily...

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2014 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2014 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2014

Mike and Sharon Barton weren’t deterred by the prospect of a nitrogen cap on the land when...

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2013 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2013 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2013

Grant Wills and Karen Preston fittingly bestowed the name ‘Tremeer’ - which translates...

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2012 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2012 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2012

In the Pukekawa district, in sight of the last reaches of the Waikato River, the Nicholsons have...

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2011 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2011 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2011

Back in 1971, when Gordon Blake was establishing a 50ha dairy unit within his family’s 265ha...

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2010 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2010 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2010

Shared values that span generations and an established set of priorities are clear drivers in the...

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2009 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

2009 Waikato Regional Supreme Winners

7 April 2009

Owners Gray and Marilyn Baldwin and sharemilkers Hamish and Jane Putt are in their second season...

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