A Big Thanks to all the Sponsors for Championship Day. Please use there products and services . We would like to also Thank Parents/Children/Caregivers/Schools/Friends of Calf Club/Commitee. As with out all the combined help there would be no Championship Day. Bring on 2018 - 88th Championship Day.
#KidsnCountry is all about active fun FREE activities for the under 12s - plus prizes! This year we've got a real kid's sized digger to drive, tug-o-war, sack r...aces and speed milking plus heaps (from 10am to 3pm this Sat and Sun) more visit ruralgames.co.nz for the full schedule.......these events are brought to you by Air New Zealand and Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North #HiluxNZRuralgames Palmerston North City & Manawatu #thisismanawatu - thanks to Kelly Sports Manawatu for our helpers!
- WIN - It is time for the calf club kids to shine. We are going to be giving away 10x Samen lunch boxes and 1x UE BOOM 2 valued at $239.99!! The top 10 entries... will also get an exclusive spot in our 2018 catalogue.
To enter this competition all you need to do is follow the link below and submit your favourite calf club photos to our website. Easy as that!
Youth challenge. Some ex children from Boys and Girls calf club. The Lakeview Ladies from Rongotea went on to win competition. They had also lead heifer and presentation, handling. Next one had to judge heifers and then had to set up heifer and take a professional photo. Well done girls.
There are 5 teams competing this year.
They have 4 tasks to do. 1.Team to clip & prepare a yearling heifer (heifer will be provided).2.One to lead the heifer (to be judged on presentation and handling).3.One to judge (placing heifers and providing reasonings).4.Team to set up heifer for a professional photo shoot (camera, tripod and blocks provided). Judged on teamwork and resultant final photo.
Congratulations to Glen Oroua School who were the winners of the Craig Cup for 2017,
Linton Country was also the winner of the Participation Shield for attendance at school Pet Day, see further placing’s below.
Craig Cup placing’s
1st Glen Oroua
4th Linton Country
School Pet Day Participation Shield
1st Linton Country
2nd Glen Oroua
4th Waituna West
Championship Day Points
1st Glen Oroua
4th= Hiwinui & Rongotea
Garden Trophy for 2017
1st Glen Oroua
Congratulation to Linton Country School for Winning.
Past Presidents Shield - ( Presented to the School with the greatest percentage of pupil participation in a school agricultural event)
2017 Linton Country School
2016 Glen Oroua School
2015 Kiwitea School
LINTON COUNTRY SCHOOL WINS PARTICIPATION SHIELD
Congratulations to all our learners who competed at our Pet and Craft Day and at the Manawatu Oroua Boys and Gir...ls Ag Club Day at Rongotea. The school as a whole came away with the Participation Shield which was presented to the school by Judi Driscole. Well done!
Intermediate Judge - Jeremy Gloyn with Jacob.
Peach Teats are always looking for the best in young stock! Manawatu Oroua boys and girls Championship Calf Club Day New Zealand. Pictured here is the Grand Champion, Jacob Pedley 11 years with his calf Tauros. Beautiful pic, well done Jacob and your beautiful calf!! 😊
Just a reminder for the Schools for the Year 8 Leavers and for our Rural Primary Schools that go up to Year 6 for the end of year Prize givings. Please contact Raewyn Hills our Secretary if you need more.
Year 8 Leavers Certificates & Rural Schools that only go to Year 6:
They are for Children who have had a Calf,Lamb ,Diary or Garden plot for all the years at Ma...nawatu Agricultural Club. Also on the Certificate they get Stickers for how many years they have participated. They are normally given out at the end of year School assembly. If you need some for your school. Please Contact : Agricultural Club Secretary. Raewyn Hills.