Basic details about yourself and your farming operation or career.
Farm Owner/Employer permission if you are entering the Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year or Farm Manager of the Year competitions. If you can supply an email address for your Farm Owner and/or Employer their permission can be obtained electronically. If you cannot supply an email for them, you will need to obtain their written signature.
Dairy Trainee of the Year entrants do not require their Farm Employer's permission to enter the competition.
All permissions (electronic or written) must be received by the NZDIA no later than 31st December 2013.
What Happens Next?
Once your entry is complete (ie permissions received), you will receive an email from the NZDIA.
The email will arrive in your Inbox and contain a link to an 'entrant only' section of our website. Once logged in you will find important information such as the Judging Criteria for your competition.
Completing your Entry
All entrants are asked to supply a photograph of themselves. Details will be supplied with your email after entry.
Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year entrants only are asked to submit a copy of their annual accounts (2012/2013) or a budget and cashflow for the 2013/2014 year if in your first year of business.
Return of Photos/ Information
Photographs from Entrants for All Competitions 10th January 2014
Financials for Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year South Island - 10th January 2014
North Island - 22nd January 2014
Regional Judging - Late January/February/March
Regional Award Dinners - March/April
Regional Field Days for Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year and Farm Manager of the Year - March/April