When: 12 Feb - 2 Apr 2022

FMG Young Farmer of the Year 2022


Districts are now finished for the 54th season of FMG Young Farmer of the Year and regional finals are running from February 12 through to April 2, 2022.

These events will go ahead as planned with practical day spilt into three event bubbles for each of the three contest streams (kids, juniors and adults). There won’t be any opportunity for spectators to come along in person, but follow FMG Young Farmer of the Year on Facebook to watch the regional finals through live streaming.

Grand final is still set to take place in the Northern District, in Whangarei on Friday 8 and Saturday 9 of July.

Dates and locations:

  • Saturday 12 February – Southland/Otago Regional Final in Waimumu
  • Saturday 19 February – Tasman Regional Final in Springston
  • Saturday 16 February – Aorangi Regional Final in Fairlie
  • Saturday 5 March – Waikato/BOP Regional Final in Te Awamutu
  • Saturday 19 March – Taranaki/Manawatu Regional Final at Central Districts Field Days in Fielding (location TBC)
  • Saturday 26 March – East Coast Regional Final in Waipukurau
  • Saturday 2 April – Northern Regional Final in Auckland

Regional final event information can be found on the Young Farmer contest website here.

Posted Friday, 4 February 2022