Why did you choose farming?

Last updated 10:00 09/07/2013
PAY DAY: The average farm worker earns $46,246, well above the national average, according to Federated Farmers and Rabobank.

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With the latest figures showing farm work pays several thousand dollars more than the average wage, is this the hot career of the moment?

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 hit the big green button to get started.

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