Young Farmers Challenge

The Kelmscott Agricultural Society is introducing the Young Farmers Challenge as part of the 2022 Kelmscott Agricultural Show. The Young Farmers Challenge is a national competition, with rounds held at Local, State and National levels. The winning team in the 18 – 35 year old class will qualify for the state round held at the following Perth Royal Show.

You don’t need to be a farmer or have a farming background to compete. The challenges are designed for anyone to be able to complete, so long as you are working as a team.

More information about the Young Farmers Challenge and the handbook can be found at: https://agshowsaustralia.org.au/youth-in-agriculture/australian-young-farmer-challenge/

Applications

To apply for the Kelmscott Agricultural Show’s Young Farmers Challenge, please complete this online application form: https://forms.office.com/r/iQK3mbUU7Y. Applications will close on the 29th September 2022.

What its about?

2022 – Australian Young Farmers Challenge

Challenges

There will be 7 challenges at the Kelmscott Agricultural Show. The following is a list of potential challenge of which the 7 will be chosen from:

  • Treating a first aid injury
  • Collecting items
  • Driving a tractor
  • Packing fruit/veg
  • Building a wire fence
  • Fire fighting
  • Transferring water
  • Pipe fitting
  • Team work
  • Lead an alpaca
  • Milking a cow

Sponsorship

If your business would like to become a Sponsor of the Kelmscott Agricultural Show Young Farmers Challenge, please email us at sponsorship@kelmscottshow.com.au. Sponsorship of the Young Farmers Challenge allows the team at KAS to setup interesting stations for the teams to complete, offer prize money for the winning teams and cover other expenses for being able to run the event.