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Official Charity of Choice for AGFEST 2017

Official Charity of Choice for AGFEST 2017
Mar 01, 2017

The Agfest Organising Committee are delighted to announce that the Leukaemia Foundation has been selected as the Official Charity of Choice for AGFEST FIELD DAYS 2017.

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Tasmanian Ag Artwear Competition Winner Success on Mainland

Tasmanian Ag Artwear Competition Winner Success on Mainland
Feb 21, 2017

We Caught up with Tiarna Porter, Isabella Stone and Madason Jones, students from Oatlands District High School, to talk about their experience at the Elmore Field Days.

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Family and online ticketing is here for Agfest 2017!

Family and online ticketing is here for Agfest 2017!
Jan 31, 2017

Agfest Field Days are excited to announce the introduction of online ticketing and the addition of a family pass in 2017!

We have done considerable research over the past 2 years and believe this service will benefit all of our stakeholders. To celebrate the introduction of online ticketing, the Agfest Committee is offering the Ultimate Agfest Experience to one lucky patron who purchases…

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People of Agfest: Saturday

People of Agfest: Saturday
May 09, 2016

One final gallery of images taken at Agfest on Saturday 7 May 2016.

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Caution: contains moving parts

Caution: contains moving parts
May 07, 2016

Pictured above: Karl the Blacksmith is one of a few dozen blacksmiths still working in Tasmania. He said that Tasmania has more working blacksmiths than the mainland. Karl says that's because Tasmania still had working blacksmiths years after they fell into obscurity on the mainland.

Agfest has a huge area dedicated to heritage machinery. Get down there if you like tractors in all shapes…

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From Trash to Treasure

From Trash to Treasure
May 07, 2016

Envorinex, helping Tasmanian farmers recycle their rubbish.

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Graduation day for "bio-security legends"

Graduation day for
May 07, 2016

Four months of intensive training has paid off for Lily, Ava, Ruby, Major and Sash.

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Agfest volunteer 'now part of the furniture'

Agfest volunteer 'now part of the furniture'
May 07, 2016

Agfest, in its 34th year, is Tasmania’s premier rural event and is entirely run by Rural Youth volunteers and Alistair Downie has been around for 31 of them.

Mr Downie doesn’t think the event can get any bigger, or any better.

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Handmade outfits are works of art

Handmade outfits are works of art
May 07, 2016

Ag Art Wear has contestants strutting their stuff in an Agfest fashion extravaganza.

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Tiny beauties wow Agfest year after year

Tiny beauties wow Agfest year after year
May 07, 2016

Bonsai expert Noel Kemp showcases his beloved miniaturised trees

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