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Soil Matters Workshop by Allegrow, Opotiki and Whakatane. Bay of Plenty

Soil Matters Workshop by Allegrow, Opotiki and Whakatane. Bay of Plenty

Getting Down and Dirty with Soil on your farm and orchard.

3/6/2024 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM 0 Comments
Weathering the Storm Workshop, Te Puke, Bay of Plenty

Weathering the Storm Workshop, Te Puke, Bay of Plenty

Extreme weather events have a significant impact on properties and infrastructure, and also on people’s mental health.   Weathering the Storm helps you manage the stress and heightened emotions associated with severe weather. The workshop explores weather-related anxiety and the range of impacts extreme weather can have on individuals, whānau and communities....
3/18/2024 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 0 Comments
Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #46 - 2 February 2024

Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #46 - 2 February 2024

February 2, 2024 0 Comments
Tangaroa Walker Event,  Te Puke, Bay of Plenty

Tangaroa Walker Event, Te Puke, Bay of Plenty

Te Puke Young Farmers would like to welcome guest speaker Tangaroa Walker Farm 4 Life, which we are lucky enough to have joining us on the 16th March to give us a talk about his journey, come hang, and meet the team! This wouldn't be possible without the huge support from Rural Support Trust- Bay of Plenty   
3/16/2024 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM 0 Comments
BOP Rural Connect Newsletter - Issue #45 - 8 December - Christmas edition!

BOP Rural Connect Newsletter - Issue #45 - 8 December - Christmas edition!

December 8, 2023 0 Comments
BOP/Central Plateau Discussion Group

BOP/Central Plateau Discussion Group

12/12/2023 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM 0 Comments
Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #44 - 13 November 2023

Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #44 - 13 November 2023

Welcome to Novembers issue of the BOP Rural Connect newsletter! Discover Forestry, share ideas or get involved. Learn how to create your own farm or orchard map at one of Allegrow's up and coming workshops....
Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #43 - 10 October 2023

Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #43 - 10 October 2023

Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #41 - 14 July 2023

Bay of Plenty Rural Connect - Issue #41 - 14 July 2023

Welcome to the July issue of the Bay of Plenty Rural Connect!   Be part of the inaugural BOP Rural Support Trust Charity Ambrose Golf Day - book your spot today or if you are really keen, enter a team,...

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Need help in navigating ACC?

Need help in navigating ACC?

Way Finders is a navigation service for ACC clients. They can make it easier for you to understand your ACC entitlements and support you on your ACC journey. ​

February 23, 2024 0 Comments
New events announced for "Checking-in" rural recovery project in the North Island

New events announced for "Checking-in" rural recovery project in the North Island

Several new ‘Checking-in’ events to support North Island rural communities impacted by last year’s adverse weather events have been announced for 2024.

February 12, 2024 0 Comments
Rural Support Trust sees nationwide increase in calls

Rural Support Trust sees nationwide increase in calls

Rural Support Trust National Chair Neil Bateup says this is only part of the story, ‘The Rural Support Trust profile has increased in our rural communities and with our team often being well known members of their local community they are regularly approached directly for assistance’.  Neil says that they are also seeing an increasing number of cases come...
January 30, 2024 0 Comments
Better Hunting - Free NZ hunting essentials eLearning

Better Hunting - Free NZ hunting essentials eLearning

Hunting wild game can be a great way to learn new skills, shrink your focus, slow down and make an achievable mission of something.

January 27, 2024 0 Comments
Ministers Doocey and Patterson Meet with Otago & Southland Rural Support Trusts

Ministers Doocey and Patterson Meet with Otago & Southland Rural Support Trusts

Farmers Weekley article - Matt Doocey hopes to partner with local groups to meet the mental health support need, as rural support trusts highlight “funding is not keeping pace with demand”.

January 25, 2024 0 Comments
9 things I wish everyone knew about grief…by Dr Lucy Hone

9 things I wish everyone knew about grief…by Dr Lucy Hone

Dr Lucy Hone is a Top 20 TED Talk of 2020; Global authority on resilience. Keynote Speaker, Best-selling Author, Award-winning 'pracademic', Media Commentator. Key topics include Coping with Loss; Resilient Grieving; Resilience.
January 23, 2024 0 Comments
National Lamb Day to be relaunched

National Lamb Day to be relaunched

Kiwis are being encouraged to crank up the barbecue this summer and enjoy New Zealand lamb.

Crafting More Than Sheds - The Shed Specialists partner with the Rural Support Trust

Crafting More Than Sheds - The Shed Specialists partner with the Rural Support Trust

In the heart of New Zealand’s thriving rural community lies a support network called Rural Support Trust, which fosters resilience and growth. As a shed-building business deeply involved in our...
GNS AF8 (Alpine Fault Magnitude 8) Exercise

GNS AF8 (Alpine Fault Magnitude 8) Exercise

Tuesday 5 December saw the Alpine Fault rupture with a magnitude 8 earthquake which could be felt all the way to Wellington. In Lower Hutt, some of NZ’s best geo-scientists and other teams dropped, covered,...

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