Richard George

Richard George

Richard George Forage plant breeder Richard is a forage plant breeder and never knew such roles existed! SCHOOL: Cambridge High School 2001-2005 TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2006-2009, Lincoln University 2011-2014 (PhD) CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Forage plant...
Ruth Hone

Ruth Hone

RUTH HONE Farm Owner Ruth’s dairy career has taken her around the world representing New Zealand. SCHOOL: Nga Tawa Diocesan (Wellington) TRAINING INSTITUTE: Massey University (2008-2010), Dairy Training Limited (2014-2017) CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Farm Owner...
Stacey Belton

Stacey Belton

Stacey Belton Agricultural consultant, AgFirst Discover why Stacey enjoys the challenges of a large consulting firm. SCHOOL: St Peter’s School, Cambrige (Waikato) TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2010-2013 CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Agricultural consultant,...
Laura Buckthought

Laura Buckthought

Laura Buckthought Water quality scientist, Auckland Council Read how Laura’s love of research has helped land her ideal job. SCHOOL: Hamilton Girls’ High School 1999-2003 (Waikato) TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2004-2007 (BSc with honors,...
Athol New

Athol New

ATHOL NEW FMG Young Farmer of the Year 2016 Discover how Athol worked his way up to farm manager, becoming FMG Young Farmer of the Year along the way. SCHOOL: Kamo High School 1999-2003 (Northland) TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2004-2006 CURRENT EMPLOYMENT:...