Young Farmers go head to head

02:07, Jul 05 2014
reuben carter
HARD YAKKA: The Canterbury (Tasman) representative Reuben Carter competing in the ANZ Young Farmer of the Year competition.

The ANZ Young Farmer of the Year competition will be decided tonight after two days hard yakka in Lincoln.

 The annual competition sees a candidate from seven New Zealand regions go head to head using skills like fencing, ploughing, drenching and machinery work.

 On top of a hard day of physical challenges yesterday, the competitors took part in academic challenge, a quiz and a speech contest. 

The Canterbury (Tasman region) representative, Reuben Carter was competing in the grand final for the second, and last, time. Results will be known tonight.


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