Young Farmer's Challenge

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Do you have 4 mates? Are you over the age of 18? Would you like to take part in a fun obstacle course based on farming skills? Get involved in the Young Farmers Challenge at the Roma Show.  Prizes to be won! ​

The Young Farmer Challenge is an obstacle course where teams complete a number of problem solving tasks designed around agricultural and farming skills. It is an opportunity to showcase agricultural and farming skills of youth in the community.

 

The objectives of this challenge are to:

 

  • Promote farming skills and techniques while using appropriate equipment through a set of practical field activities.

  • Give exposure to new technologies for efficient farming.

  • Promote safety at work and safe work methods, including the use of personal protective equipment and first aid.

  • Showcase farmers as energetic, hardworking and multi-skilled people, in an action packed demonstration.

  • Engage, educate and entertain rural youth, as well as the general public, from both metropolitan and rural backgrounds.

  • Create a competition with integrity. A competition for real farmers with a strong and established reputation.

  • Promote further youth involvement in shows and show societies.

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