Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell have tonight congratulated Mangaroa Station, this year's Ahuwhenua Trophy winner.
Barton and Nukuhia Hadfield of Mangaroa Station win the 2015 Ahuwhenua Trophy BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award for sheep and beef.View Photos
Hannah Wallace is the winner of the 2015 Ahuwhenua Young Farmer of the Year Award.View Photos
The 2015 Ahuwhenua Young Maori Farmer finalists have been announced. They are: Hannah Wallace, 22, Wairoa, Hawke’s Bay; Hemoata Kopa, 19, Porangahau, Hawke’s Bay; and Taane Hubbard, 19, Gladstone, Wairarapa. As well as the first female finalists’ since the competition started, this year’s contest revealed a passionate pool of talent with strong commitment to the sheep and beef sector.