Nominations now open for Federated Farmers Awards!

Do you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to Federated Farmers, is a fantastic advocate or great at sharing the farming message within the wider community?

Nominate them now for one of six Federated Farmers awards, to be presented at an awards dinner at National Conference in Wellington on the 21st of June. We want to recognise and celebrate the fantastic work our members do and the hard yards they put in to making New Zealand agriculture so successful.

If you have problems opening any of the below forms please contact Nikki Wright
Outstanding Contribution Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)
Outstanding Advocacy Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)
Farming Message Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)
Emerging Advocate Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)
Provincial Service Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)


Outstanding Contribution to Federated Farmers
This award recognises a member who works tirelessly for Federated Farmers and the agriculture industry either through championing the needs of fellow farmers, spearheading change, delivering innovation, or promoting the industry to the wider public. Please fill out the nomination form above.

Farming Message Award
This award recognises a member who has made a significant contribution to enhancing the wider population’s understanding of agriculture through writing, public speaking, radio, television, social media or hosting field days. Please fill out the nomination form above.

Outstanding Advocacy Award
This award recognises a member through their dedication, leadership, consultative and collaborative efforts, which have positively enhanced national or regional policy outcomes for the benefit of New Zealand farmers. Please fill out the nomination form above.

Emerging Advocate Award
This award recognises an up and coming member who champions the needs of their fellow farmers and acts as a positive role model for other young farmers, with clear goals for the future of the industry. Please fill out the nomination form above.

Provincial Service Award
This award recognises the unsung heroes of the provinces, who have consistently contributed to the smooth running of the province, whilst providing outstanding service. They may not have held the senior roles but are always there to help out when you need them (minute taking, organising events, book keeping, etc.) Please fill out the nomination form above.

Membership Growth Award - for the province which has achieved the greatest percentage of membership growth from June 1 in the year preceding the award to May 31 in the year of the award, based on full time equivalents.

Nominations close Monday May 22 2017

Please send any queries to: Nikki Wright | | 0800 327646