[8 July/Stuff]

Logan Wallace was named the Young Farmer of the Year. He was a sheep farmer from South Otago and beat six other contestants to win the competition. He has a certificate in agriculture and a diploma in rural business from Telford. He is also a Land Search and Rescue member. The contestants visited a farm in Glenham before the first event of the competition. Wallace represented the Otago/Southland region at the national grand final in Timaru in 2016.