NZYF Northern Region winner a UK lad based in Bay of Islands

Rural Exchange 24/03/2018

On the road to the 50th FMG New Zealand Young Farmer of the Year, the finalist search continued in Kerikeri to find the Northern Regional winner ahead of the Grand Final.

The Northern Regional title was awarded to England-born Daniel Bradbury.

Mr Bradbury, 28, grew up in the UK and now contract milks 515 cows at Kawakawa.

He told Rural Exchange that he first joined Young Farmers when he moved to the country four years prior as a way to meet “like-minded” people in the area.

He joined Rural Exchange to discuss his big win and his background in farming. 

Watch the full interview with Daniel Bradbury above.

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