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Why did you choose farming?

Last updated 10:00 31/12/2015
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What do you think the future holds for farming in New Zealand?

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After being one of the hot careers of the moment a couple of years ago, farming's in a bit of a slump. 

Following low dairy payouts and a dry summer, many farmers are anticipating more grim times in the year ahead.

Are you a farmer or farm worker, or are you planning a career on the land? What made you choose this path, and is it working out as you planned? Why do you prefer farm life to the office or city?

What's your advice for young farmers wanting to build a future in New Zealand?

Tell us about your experience and what attracted to you to the industry - just click the big green button to get started.


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