News from March 2021

News and Press Releases from March 2021...

Big crowds flock to South Island Agricultural Field Days


Big crowds and sunny conditions has the South Island Agricultural Field Days heading for a record attendance as it inches towards the final day of the three day event.

Sam Whitelock heads to South Island Agricultural Field Days


A bye week for the champion Crusaders is the perfect opportunity for senior lock and two-time World Cup-winning All Black Sam Whitelock to share the importance of rest, relaxation and dealing with pressure.

Smart Paddock Weigher wins Innovation award at the South Island Agricultural Field Days


Judges were unanimous in their decision to award Frizzell’s Smart Paddock Weigher the 2021 Agri-Innovation award at the South Island Agricultural Field Days in Kirwee.

Halter wins Agri Magic Smart Farming award at the South Island Agricultural Field Days


The potential for positive environmental impacts, improved animal health awareness, and on farm financial gains was what drew the judges of the South Island Agricultural Field Days Agri Magic Smart Farming Award to Halter Cow Collars.

Ready to go for SIAFD 2021!


The sheds have been built, the marquees are up and now the six hundred plus exhibitors are busily dressing their sites as New Zealand oldest and largest regional Agricultural Field Days transforms an 80ha site in the outskirts of Christchurch into a satellite village for next week's South Island Agricultural Field Days.

Online tickets with 100% money back


New Zealand’s best demonstration and largest regional field days, the South Island Agricultural Field Days, which take place on March the 24-26th in Kirwee are moving with the times and taking their ticketing system online for the first time.

Friends of SIAFD

The following companies and organisations are proud to be associated with the South Island Agricultural Field Days

Gold Supporters

Silver Supporters

Friends of SIAFD

  • Aylesbury Creamery
  • Bill Smith
  • Connetics
  • Corson Maize
  • DJA Engineering
  • Environment Technology
  • EuroAgri
  • Fred Dodson
  • Hyprecision Seeds
  • Kea Trailers
  • Kirwee Fire Brigade
  • Kirwee Rugby Club
  • Lancaster Bros
  • Malabar Farm Ltd
  • Masterguard Security Systems
  • Miles & Ilam Toyota
  • Pioneer Brand
  • Quigleys Contracting
  • Rangiora Toyota
  • Recreational Services
  • Redmond Ag Farming
  • Robinson Diary Farm Ltd
  • Roper and Son
  • Sheat Contracting
  • Southern Screenworks Ltd
  • Tony Redmond
  • Wilfield Sheep Stud
The SIAFD is a story of success. It has been the result of hard work by young farmers since 1951. About 175 members have served on the organising committee and several hundred others have worked during the field days providing the hands on approach needed to prepare for and run successful events.
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