Welcome to the Guild

The New Zealand Guild of Agricultural Journalists and Communicators is a friendly, professional society for those working with a focus on agriculture – the backbone of this country.

One of the Guild's key objectives is to have agriculture recognised for the major role it plays in New Zealand's export-oriented economy.

For over 60 years, our members have brought this country's innovative and sustainable methods of food and fibre production for domestic and export markets to the attention of urban and rural New Zealanders alike. Within the Guild there is expertise in everything from animal behaviour to wine.

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Hugh Stringleman MNZM recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list

The Guild is delighted to see Hugh Stringleman recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for services to agricultural journalism. Read more here.

Professional Development - online briefing sessions announced

Our annual series of briefing sessions with experts across our field starts this month and we're kicking off with some great speakers. Read more here...

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There are a load of benefits to being a member of the Guild. If you work in agricultural communication or you're a journalist join us today! 

Congratulations to Hugh Stringleman MNZM on being recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for services to agricultural journalism. Hugh’s breadth of knowledge and depth of understanding about New Zealand agriculture sector is extraordinary. Well deserved!
Posted: 06-Jun-2022
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There are a load of benefits to being a member of the Guild. If you've not received your invoice yet please check your spam folder.
Posted: 25-Apr-2022
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The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) is a politically neutral, not-for-profit professional association for agricultural journalists in 56 countries. IFAJ members embrace freedom of the press.
Posted: 16-Mar-2022
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Sue Miller has contributed to agricultural journalism over four decades. We were delighted to see her contribution to the Guild recognised in the New Year Honours.
Posted: 19-Jan-2022
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