Great Farming Stories

2020 Taranaki Entrants

2020 Taranaki Entrants

15 April 2020

Here are our wonderful 2020 entrants for the Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards. We...

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2020 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2020 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

14 April 2020

 The Browns – Robert, Jane, Nick, Sophie, Will, Kate and Sam  of Rukumoana Farms -...

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Robert & Verna Bourke and Conna & Nick Smith - Fern Flats

Robert & Verna Bourke and Conna & Nick Smith - Fern Flats

14 April 2020

2020 finalists: Robert & Verna Bourke and Conna & Nick Smith of Fern Flats -...

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The Stanley's Ron & Cathy, Noel & Suzy and Karl & Nicola - Stanley Brothers Trust

The Stanley's Ron & Cathy, Noel & Suzy and Karl & Nicola - Stanley Brothers Trust

14 April 2020

2020 finalists: The Stanley’s – Ron & Cathy, Noel & Suzy and Karl...

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Steve Lepper - Lepper Trust

Steve Lepper - Lepper Trust

14 April 2020

2020 finalist: Steve Lepper of Lepper Trust - Pork producer. Innovation and efficiency are the...

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2019 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2019 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

5 April 2019

MataRata Downs, owned and operated by farming partners, Jarred & Sarah Coogan and Bryan &...

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2018 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2018 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

22 March 2018

Manaia dairy farmers showing sustainable and appreciable biodiversity and conservation values have...

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2017 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2017 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

13 April 2017

Ohangai sheep, beef and dairy farmers Peter and Nicola Carver utilise their range of flat to steep...

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2016 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2016 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

1 April 2016

A well-managed dairy and forestry farm owned by Parininihi ki Waitotara (PKW) is the Supreme winner...

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2015 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2015 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

31 March 2015

Eltham dairy farmers Mark and Jacqui Muller and their manager Conrad Maeke are the Supreme Winners...

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2014 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

2014 Taranaki Regional Supreme Winners

30 March 2014

This 1150-cow year round milking operation with the Penwarden Partnership and Faull Farms, on 371ha...

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