Three top Māori horticulturalists in the North Island are finalists in this year's Ahuwhenua Trophy competition.
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Meet the finalists: Young Māori Farmer of the Year
The finalists for the 2022 Ahuwhenua Young Māori farmer of the year have been announced, off the back of what judges say has been a challenging time for agriculture.
Farmers urged to grow hemp to help environment
Farmers are encouraged to move to growing hemp as a way to reduce their impact on the environment.
Toi Ohomai forge partnership with local Ahuwhenua Trust
Toi Ohomai and a local Ahuwhenua Trust forge a partnership to ensure the safety of Tamaki Māori Village staff.
Three Māori kaimahi nominated for Ahuwhenua Horticulture award
The finalists in the Ahuwhenua Young Māori Grower Award 2020 have been announced. They are: Brandon Cross (Ngāi Tukairangi, Ngāi Te Rangi, Te Whanau-a-Apanui, Ngāti Porou), Maatutaera Tipoki Akonga (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Kahungungu) and Finnisha Nicola Letitia Tuhiwai (Ngāpuhi).
Passion for land and people breeds success
Twenty-year-old Kristy Maria Roa of Ngāti Maniapoto is the winner of the 2019 Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award.
King whānau work hard to achieve farming success
Eugene and Pania King are the owners and operators of Kiriroa Station at Matawai, north-west of Gisborne. The husband and wife team are the 2019 winners of the Ahuwhenua Trophy for the top Māori sheep and beef farm in Aotearoa.
Unlocking gates for whānau Māori to access their whenua
The Matuaokore Ahuwhenua Trust holds one of the few remaining pieces of Māori freehold land in the Gisborne area, but like many of these land titles it's "landlocked". Today, for the first time, they were granted vehicle access, just in time for the special visit by Minister Nanaia Mahuta.
Recognising Māori farming excellence and potential
Members of the NZ farming community are saying that the Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award is racist. In an exclusive interview with Te Ao Māori News, the chair of The Ahuwhenua Trohy Management Committee, Kingi Smiler, responds to the comments.
Whangara Farms open gates for Ahuwhenua field day
Whangara Farms has been nominated as a finalist for the Ahuwhenua Māori Farming Award, finding success through the partnership of three Ngāti Konohi farm incorporations.