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To apply for a place on this tour contact Mary at
  Telephone 353 87 6457987 Email: positivefarmers@gmail.com
 A mix of farm visits, highlights of NZ sightseeing, and leisure led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd.
  Enjoy a mix of farm visits, highlights of NZ sightseeing, and leisure on this 19 day tour led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd. 
POSITIVE FARMERS New Zealand Farm and Leisure Tour
Best of Both Worlds

Indicative Price

€5,800 per person, share double or twin.

This price is yet to be finalised and will be influenced

by group size, flight availability, time of booking and exchange

 rate fluctuations.

Costs will be carefully controlled to obtain best value

for tour group members.

.

Monday 19 November – Friday 7 December 2018

Ideal for individuals or couples

This tour will be a delightful mix of leisure, sightseeing, with a mix of farm visits, major tourist attractions of Auckland, Rotorua, Christchurch and Queenstown and will also take in the Pasture Summit conference (Optional)   See the best scenery in New Zealand Visit some very good farms

What’s included: 

International and national flights in NZ

Coach transport

All accommodation

Meals – breakfasts, 12 lunches, 14 dinners

 Pasture Summit Conferences – entrance to Hamilton two day conference included

 Canterbury day one optional, Canterbury day two included,

 or alternatively choose the Christchurch sightseeing and shopping tour

Thursday 22 Nov

Sightseeing Auckland

PASTURE SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

Tuesday 20 Nov

New Zealand is 13 hours ahead of Ireland/UK

Friday 23 Nov

Waikato farm visit (1)

Saturday 24 Nov

Waikato farm visit (2) Dinner with PF Study Tour

Sunday 25 Nov

Sightseeing - Waitomo Caves visit with PF Study Tour

Monday 26 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference Conference Dinner

Tuesday 27 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference Maori Cultural Experience and Dinner

Wednesday 28 Nov

Rotorua sightseeing Fly Rotorua to Christchurch

Thursday 29 Nov

Sightseeing Canterbury foot hills Conference optional day one

Friday 30 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference or Christchurch city tour – gardens, museum and Riccarton Mall

Saturday 1 Dec

Canterbury Farm Visit (3)

Sunday 2 Dec

Canterbury Farm Visit (4) Tekapo Hot Springs and star gazing optional

Monday 3 Dec

Scenic drive to Queenstown Cardrona Distillery

Tuesday 4 Dec

Queenstown at leisure

Wednesday 5 Dec

Queenstown at leisure, Earnslaw BBQ Dinner Cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak Station

Thursday 6 Dec

Depart Queenstown Arrive UK or Dublin on Friday 7th Dec
(1)

PASTURE SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

Every Farm Visit

Introduction to the farmer, their

team, and the farm.

Core principles

Pasture management Livestock management Business management What’s important to us

Farm 1 Waikato

Introduction to NZ farming principles

Farm 2 Waikato

Growing and managing a family farming business across the generations

Farm 3 Canterbury

Driving the Triple Bottom Line: Productivity, Profitability, Environment.

Farm 4 Canterbury

Equity growth - from farm staff to multiple farm owner in 30 years

Farm Visits

·       
KEY THEME for the four main farm visits
  led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd.
  Enjoy a mix of farm visits, highlights of NZ sightseeing, and leisure on this 19 day tour  led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd. 
Best of Both Worlds

Mini visits - 2 hour casual farm visits

Farming on challenging terrains – Waikato Large scale multiple unit operation – Canterbury Dairy industry discussion and business strategic planning - Canterbury

In addition, at each farm we will focus

on one or two specialist topics.

Staff management Succession planning Business governance Environmental stewardship Industry issues and direction Young stock management Achieving a condensed calving pattern
Introduction to the farmer, their  team and the farm.
To book a place on this tour, or for further information please contact us Phone: 353 87 6457987 Email: positivefarmers@gmail.com

Please confirm your interest by 17 August to ensure availability of flights

and accommodation etc.       

Please confirm your interest by 17 August to ensure availability of flights and accommodation etc.    

  Are you wanting to attend the Pasture Summit Conference but haven’t got time for a full NZ tour?  Then select from either of the shorter tours to maximise your time. This tour includes: Attending the Pasture Summit  Conference Visiting 3 top farm businesses Visiting 2 or 3 sightseeing opportunities
POSITIVE FARMERS New Zealand Farm and Leisure Tour
Maximise your time in NZ

Indicative Price

North Island Tour - €3,800 per person, share double or twin.

South Island Tour - €3,800 per person, share double or twin

This price is yet to be finalised and will be influenced by group

size, flight availability, time of booking and exchange rate

fluctuations. Costs will be carefully controlled to obtain best

value for tour group members.

.

North Island Tour - 11 days

 

To book or for further information please contact Mary Phone: 353 87 6457987 Email mok.positivefarmers@gmail.com

Ideal for individuals or couples

A mix of attending the Pasture Summit Conference, farm visits, highlights of NZ sightseeing, and leisure 

led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd

What’s included: 

International and national flights in NZ

Coach transport

All accommodation

Most Meals – breakfasts, lunches, dinners - excluding day of arrival and Queenstown

Registration for Pasture Summit Conference in either Hamilton (North Island Tour)

         or Ashburton (South Island Tour)

Note that Conference attendance is optional - alternatively for the North Island enjoy Hamilton at leisure, or for the South Island a sightseeing option is available

Monday 19 Nov – Thursday 29 Nov

can be reduced by one to three days at the end

South Island Tour - 13 days

Sunday 25 Nov - Friday 7 Dec

can be reduced by one day at the end
Led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire and husband Richard Todd 
3.

Thursday 22 Nov

Sightseeing Auckland

Tuesday 20 Nov

New Zealand is 13 hours ahead of Ireland/UK

Friday 23 Nov

Waikato farm visit (1)

Saturday 24 Nov

Waikato farm visit (2) Dinner with PF Study Tour

Sunday 25 Nov

Sightseeing - Waitomo Caves visit with PF Study Tour

Monday 26 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference Conference Dinner

Tuesday 27 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference Maori Cultural Experience and Dinner, Rotorua

Wednesday 28 Nov

Morning at leisure exploring Rotorua. Depart New Zealand and arrive Ireland/UK Thursday 29

PASTURE

SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

North Island Tour - 11 days

Monday 19 Nov – Thursday 29 Nov

Tour group participants may choose to

travel over earlier or stay on later

 

To book or for further information please

contact Mary

Phone: 353 87 6457987 Email: mok.positivefarmers@gmail.com

PASTURE

SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

South Island Tour - 13 days

Sunday 25 Nov - Friday 7 Dec

Sunday 25 Nov

Depart Ireland/UK

Monday 26 Nov

New Zealand is 13 hours ahead of Ireland/UK

Tuesday 27 Nov

Arrive Christchurch

Wednesday 28 Nov

Morning at leisure Join tour early afternoon

PASTURE

SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

Thursday 29 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference or sightseeing Canterbury foot hills

Friday 30 Nov

Pasture Summit Conference or Christchurch city tour

Saturday 1 Dec

Canterbury Farm Visit (3)

Sunday 2 Dec

Canterbury Farm Visit (4), Tekapo Hot Springs and star gazing optional

Monday 3 Dec

Scenic drive to Queenstown Cardrona Distillery

Tuesday 4 Dec

Queenstown at leisure

Wednesday 5 Dec

Queenstown at leisure, Earnslaw BBQ Dinner Cruise across Lake Wakatipu to Walter Peak Station

Thursday 6 Dec

Depart Queenstown Arrive UK or Dublin on Friday 7th Dec
To book or for further information please contact Mary, Phone: 353 87 6457987,  Email mok.positivefarmers@gmail.com

PASTURE

SUMMIT

CONFERENCE

4.

Every Farm Visit

Introduction to the farmer,

their team, and the farm.

Core principles

Pasture management Livestock management Business management What’s important to us

Farm Visits

Introduction to the farmer, their team and the farm. ·       
KEY THEME for the four main farm visits
  Enjoy a mix of attending the Pasture Summit Conference, farm visits, highlights of sightseeing, and leisure led by NZ Agribusiness Consultant Lynaire Ryan and husband Richard Todd. 
Maximise your time in New Zealand

Mini visits - 2 hour casual farm visits

Farming on challenging terrains – Waikato Dairy industry discussion and business strategic planning - Canterbury

 

To book or for further information please contact Mary Phone: 353 87 6457987 Email mok.positivefarmers@gmail.com
Positive Farmers,  Cork, Ireland Office Open Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm Telephone 087 6457987 email: mok.positivefarmers@gmail.com

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