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Primary Sector Award Winners Announced

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Industry leaders and the cream of Hawke’s Bay’s primary sector last night toasted Putere sheep and beef farmer David Danks as the 2018 Hawke’s Bay Farmer of the Year.

Mr Danks took the accolade in front of a crowd of about 400 people at the Napier Port Hawke’s Bay Primary Sector Awards hosted by the Hawke’s Bay A&P Society at the showgrounds.

This year the awards, which featured comedian Jeremy Corbett as Master of Ceremonies, recognised the outstanding contribution of seven people.

Photo: Putere sheep and beef farmer David Danks was named 2018 Hawke’s Bay Farmer of the Year. Photo / Paul Taylor.

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Posted: 13 April 2018

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