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Whenua Kura

More Māori are needed to work in agriculture.

You can learn how to apply Māori values to the land and lead the way in best practice farming.

Growing Maori Leadership in Agriculture Whenua Kura can support you with:

* A full fee scholarship (16-34 years)
* Lincoln University qualifications specialising in land-based studies
* Work placements on Ngāi Tahu farms
* A Māori approach to learning
* A Māori mentor to help guide your studies and help you get a good job
* Opportunities to move into higher levels of study with the aim of fast tracking your career.

You can expect to cover the following:

* Livestock–shearing, milking, handling livestock, butchering , animal health, behaviour and welfare and work skills
* Agronomy–pastures, crops, soils, fertilisers and agrichemicals
* Workshop skills–fencing, mechanics, welding
* Land skills–working animals, pasture diary, environmental sustainability, sustainable energies and work skills.

Kick start your career in agriculture. Phone 0800 KAI TAHU or by downloading an application form at www.whenuakura.co.nz.

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