EQUIPMENT NEWS
New Zealand Farm Show Celebrates Ag
Jim Patrico Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Mon Jul 15, 2013 10:49 AM CDT

HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND (DTN) -- With the farm show season approaching in the U.S., I was fortunate recently to get an early start by attending what promoters call "The Largest Farm Show in the Southern Hemisphere." National Fieldays is a huge celebration of New Zealand agriculture. At 40 years old, it has had time to develop a culture of its own. Charming is a word that comes to mind. If you ever get a chance, Fieldays is worth the long, long trip.

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