Foundation for Arable Research
PO Box 23133, Hornby
Christchurch 8441
Phone: 03 345 5783
Fax: 03 341 7061
Email: far@far.org.nz
Web: www.far.org.nz

Farmer Annual Return Form
for 1 January 2018 – 31 December 2018

To be completed by all growers of arable, maize and cereal silage crops.
FAR consents to receiving the information required by this form electronically. Return to FAR no later than Friday 15 March 2019.

Step One: Contact Details

Please check and update your information as necessary.

Step Two: Declaration

I/we declare that:

1.
Arable Crops (grain / seed, excluding maize) were traded in this period (1 January 2018 – 31 December 2018)
2.

Arable Crops (grain / seed, excluding maize) harvested with a combine harvester in this period (1 January 2018 – 31 December 2018) were:

A.
Sold to a merchant (Merchant responsible for forwarding the levy)

B.
Sold to (traded with) another farmer (eg dairy farmer) (You are responsible for paying the levy)
C.
Used in our own farming business (You are responsible for paying the levy)
3.
Cereal Silage (excluding maize) was harvested in this period (1 January 2018 – 31 December 2018). The owner of the cereal silage crop at time of harvest is responsible for paying the levy
4.
Maize Seed was purchased in this period (1 January 2018 – 31 December 2018)
(Merchant responsible for forwarding the levy)

Note: Only one form per farming enterprise is required. If you have received more than one declaration per farming enterprise please contact the FAR office. The information provided may be used for auditing purposes.
OPTIONAL What is the biggest crop related issue you think needs research? Please tick:
Dated: 21 August 2019