Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ Ltd) Western North Island Farmer Director Kirsten Bryant has been elected unopposed.
An election will be held in the Central South Island with candidates, John Gregan of Timaru and Bill Wright of Cave, being nominated for one Farmer Director position.
Voting papers to farmers in the Central South Island will be posted on 5 February and will need to be returned by Election Day on Friday 18 March.
Electionz.com is conducting the election on behalf of B+LNZ and all enquiries should be directed to the Returning Officer, Warwick Lampp 0800 666 030.
To be eligible to vote farmers must be on the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Electoral Roll and they need to have owned livestock on 30 June 2015 – at least 250 sheep, or 50 beef cattle, or100 dairy cattle.