The renowned Fieldays Innovation programme and awards recognise innovative excellence in the primary and agriculture sectors.


Looking for the perfect platform to launch your innovative idea? Look no further!

Connect with industry professionals, investors, and corporate decision-makers, and test your innovation with a highly targeted audience.

This year’s award categories are suitable for innovations at various stages of their life cycle, from new innovations to commercialised innovations well-established in the market.

Learn more about the Innovation Awards below:


Innovation Awards entrants will showcase their inventions at the new and enhanced Innovations Hub.

At the Innovation Hub, the Awards entrants can test their innovation to a highly targeted audience and receive feedback from potential customers about further development.

Also, unlike any other year, the Innovations programme will be on Fieldays Online as well as at the physical Fieldays event, giving participants both local and international exposure.


Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award is a showcase of the imagination and creativity of Kiwi artists and DIYers, challenged to create innovative artwork with predominantly No.8 Wire.

Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award

Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award

The awards, now in their 25th year, provide artists with a unique opportunity to turn a simple agricultural product into a compelling piece of art that tells a story. 

The awards are hosted by Waikato Museum, partnered with Momentum Waikato Community Foundation, and supported by the Society. 

This year, renowned Kiwi sculptor Virginia King will judge the entries, and artists have the chance to win their share of $8,500. 


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Brought to you by Farmlands, the Fieldays Future Focus Series, hosted on FieldaysTV, brings together agri-business leaders to address the key topics that are affecting our industry currently.

Fieldays Future Focus

Future Focus gives you an insider’s grasp on the latest agri-tech innovations in the primary sector from the best in the business.

All FieldaysTV content will be available online on our on-demand platform following the first screening.


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Fieldays Health & Wellbeing

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