Entry into the 2014 Dairy Trainee of the Year is open to anyone who is:
If after reading the Conditions of Entry you are still unsure if you would be eligible to enter one of our competitions, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org outlining your circumstance. Please include a phone number that you can be contacted on.
Entrants must be available to attend judging on the dates set for your region. If there are large entry numbers in a region, there will be a preliminary and finals judging round. Take a look at our video which will give you an insight into judging. You will receive written feedback from your judges, and you may speak to your judges after the Regional Award Dinner has been held.
The preliminary judging round will include a 20 minute practical section and a 20 minute interview section. The practical section will contain modules of every day farming tasks for you to complete. The interview section will cover the following topics:
The finals judging round will follow the same format as the preliminary round, but with different tasks, different questions and a longer time of 30 minutes for each section. All finalists will be required to present a CV to the Interview Judges.
You will receive correspondence from your Regional Co-ordinator in mid-late January providing information about your judging date, venue for judging and the judge's names.
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