Enrolling now for 2019

Enrolling now for 2019

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Now's the time to start YOUR future in Ag! 

Fees Free Study in 2019

Fees Free Study in 2019

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Get free fees for your first year of study at Taratahi Sstudents starting tertiary education for the first time in 2019 will get one year of full-time study fees-free. You may also wish to check the Fees-free 2019 Student Guide or www.feesfree.govt.nz.

FMG Taratahi Scholarship

FMG Taratahi Scholarship

Monday, 12 February 2018

Taratahi and FMG are proud to announce the re-established FMG Taratahi Scholarship for both Year 1 and Year 2 students.  The Scholarship is now open for applications with the closing date being Wednesday 28th February.

Taratahi Wairarapa Taster Course Full To The Brim

Taratahi Wairarapa Taster Course Full To The Brim

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Taratahi’s latest “try before you buy”residential Taster course in the Wairarapahas filled up faster than ever before.

Wairarapa Graduation 2016

Wairarapa Graduation 2016

Monday, 10 October 2016

Graduation is a highlight of a student’s life. The annual Taratahi Wairarapa Graduation ceremony is no exception, and is one of the biggest events in the region, with close to 500 people attending.We are delighted to announce that Graduation for our 2016 students will be held on 24 March 2017. We are giving advanced warning of the date to allow parents and students time to book travel to this event.

Central North Island Dairy Academy opens

Central North Island Dairy Academy opens

Tuesday, 01 March 2016

A new training facility aimed at preparing students for careers in the dairy industry has been opened.  The Central North Island Dairy Academy is in its second week of training 10 New Zealand students in a 32 week programme that combines theory, practical training and farm experience.  The academy is a partnership between Taratahi, Landcorp and the Shanghai Pengxin Group (SPG) and sits alongside one of Shanghai Pengxin's Reporoa farms which was being sharemilked by Landcorp.

Taratahi Appoints New Leader

Taratahi Appoints New Leader

Thursday, 10 December 2015

The Board of Taratahi Agriculture Training Centre today announced the appointment of their new Chief Executive, Arthur Graves.

Attention all previous Agribusiness Training Limited students.

Attention all previous Agribusiness Training Limited students.

Friday, 06 November 2015

Taratahi is keen to hear from you to determine whether we can assist you in completing your current study. We are an NZQA approved alternative provider list for the following programmes.

Central North Island Dairy Academy: More Investment to Fuel NZ Regional Economy by Shanghai Pengxin and Landcorp

Central North Island Dairy Academy: More Investment to Fuel NZ Regional Economy by Shanghai Pengxin and Landcorp

Monday, 19 October 2015

The Shanghai Pengxin Group (SPG) and Landcorp Farming Limited (Landcorp) joint venture has established a new training facility to contribute to the development of future dairy farm leaders in New Zealand. The brand new training facility will be known as the Central North Island Dairy Academy (the “Dairy Academy”) and training will be delivered by Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre.

Finding success in the Taster model

Finding success in the Taster model

Thursday, 15 October 2015

The October school holidays saw a total of 92 young people aged between 16 – 18 years from around the North Island participating in Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre’s Taster courses in the Wairarapa, Taranaki and Waikato campuses.

Media Release, 7 September 2015

Media Release, 7 September 2015

Monday, 07 September 2015

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre remains committed to delivering quality training that meets the growing needs of the agricultural sector for skilled safe workers, and welcomes the Tertiary Education Commission’s (TEC) commitment to working with it.

School students to get taste of Vocational Pathways

School students to get taste of Vocational Pathways

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Over 300 Year 10 students in the Wairarapa region are set to get a taste of tertiary study with UCOL Wairarapa and Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre over three consecutive Fridays, starting Friday, 24 July.

Taratahi welcomes new board members

Taratahi welcomes new board members

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Taratahi announces the appointment of two new members to its Board of Trustees with effect from 19 May 2015.

Taratahi students Finalists for the 2015 Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award

Taratahi students Finalists for the 2015 Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award

Wednesday, 03 June 2015

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre students were Finalists for the Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award, part of the Ahuwhenua Trophy BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award held in Whanganui on Friday, 29 May 2015.

Taratahi Hawke's Bay Tabloid

Taratahi Hawke's Bay Tabloid

Friday, 22 May 2015

Read the 2015 Hawke's Bay Taratahi Tabloid

Interim Chief Executive Appointed to Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre

Interim Chief Executive Appointed to Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre

Monday, 18 May 2015

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre is pleased to announce today the appointment of Dr. Linda Sissons to the role of Interim Chief Executive.

Waikato Graduates Well Prepared

Waikato Graduates Well Prepared

Monday, 15 December 2014

On Thursday 11 December, Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre celebrated the graduation of 64 students from across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty areas.

Taratahi Shepherd of the Year Entries Open

Taratahi Shepherd of the Year Entries Open

Tuesday, 09 December 2014

Entries are now open for the ‘Taratahi Shepherd of the Year’ competition.  Taratahi is the principal sponsor of the competition, which is part of the Keinzley Agvet Wairarapa Sheep and Beef Farm Business of the Year competition.

Lend Your Land

Lend Your Land

Monday, 01 December 2014

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre is calling for farmers to ‘Lend Your Land’.  This is a training initiative where farmers lend their land to a Taratahi tutor one day a week, who will train and supervise secondary school students who are studying agriculture with the Primary Industry Trades Academy (PITA) and Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre.

Wairarapa Graduation Sponsors

Wairarapa Graduation Sponsors

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Taratahi is very grateful for the following people and organisations who have been kind enough to support our students on graduation day. 

Wairarapa Campus Graduation 2014

Wairarapa Campus Graduation 2014

Thursday, 27 November 2014

On Wednesday 26 November our Wairarapa campus had its graduation ceremony.  The graduation was held at the Masterton Town Hall and was well attended by students, their families, friends, VIPs and Taratahi staff.

Keinzley Agvet Wairarapa Sheep and Beef Farm Business of the Year Competition

Keinzley Agvet Wairarapa Sheep and Beef Farm Business of the Year Competition

Friday, 21 November 2014

The annual Keinzley Agvet Wairarapa Sheep and Beef Farm Business of the Year competition is calling for final entries before it closes on Friday 28 November 2014.

FarmIQ Workshop for Women a Success

FarmIQ Workshop for Women a Success

Thursday, 20 November 2014

On Monday 17 November Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre hosted a free evening workshop for farming women to learn about Farm IQ software. 

Future Fencers Battle it Out

Future Fencers Battle it Out

Friday, 31 October 2014

On Tuesday 28 October seven teams from Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre spent almost four hours battling against each other to become the best fencer in Taratahi’s annual competition. 

Marae Based Training in Hawke's Bay

Marae Based Training in Hawke's Bay

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre is partnering with Korongata Marae in Bridge Pa, Hastings to deliver a Level 2 programme.

Taratahi Signs MOU With China

Taratahi Signs MOU With China

Monday, 08 September 2014

On September 4 Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre signed a memorandum of understanding with the China Rural Technology Development Centre (CRTD).

Taratahi Wins Top Trainer Award

Taratahi Wins Top Trainer Award

Thursday, 21 August 2014

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre has won the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards ‘Primary ITO Trainer of the Year’ category. 

Student Lands Dream Summer Job

Student Lands Dream Summer Job

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Whanganui local and Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre sheep and beef student, Carys Bates, has landed her dream summer job.

Free Workshop for Rural Women

Free Workshop for Rural Women

On Monday 17 November Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre will host a free evening workshop for sheep and beef farming women to learn about Farm IQ software. 

Free Training for Employees While They Work

Free Training for Employees While They Work

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre is offering free training for employees while they work.

Media Release, 9 December 2016

Media Release, 9 December 2016

2017 SET TO BE A TOP YEAR FOR TARATAHI

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