James Beattie

James Beattie

JAMES BEATTIE Herd Manager James says dairy farming is much more than waking up early and milking cows, it’s about stewardship of our land and producing sustainable milk that literally feeds the world. SCHOOL: St Thomas of Canterbury, Christchurch TRAINING...
Grace Gibberd

Grace Gibberd

GRACE GIBBERD FARM ASSISTANT Grace says you cannot beat working in the outdoors in a career with lots of variety and many career progression opportunities. SCHOOL: Hamilton Christian School, 2011-2015 TRAINING INSTITUTE: Massey University, 2016-2018, Bachelor of...
Mihaka Beckham

Mihaka Beckham

Mihaka Beckham Farm Assistant While his friends dreamed of glamorous sporting careers Mihaka Beckham dreamed of working the land and being a dairy farmer. SCHOOL: Whangarei Boys’ High School TRAINING INSTITUTE: Gateway Programme, Primary Industries; Primary ITO...
Ella Wharmby

Ella Wharmby

ella wharmby ASSISTANT Farm MANAGER Ella had barely stepped foot on a farm before embarking on a career that combines her passion for food, animals and the environment. SCHOOL: Waikato Diocesan School for GirlsTRAINING INSTITUTE: Massey University, Bachelor of...
Summer internship gives real-world experience

Summer internship gives real-world experience

Summer internship gives real-world experience TAKE A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK Shobana Reddy understands the value of summer internships after taking the opportunity to experience dairy farming science as a possible career instead of just a university subject. Shobana...
James Luo

James Luo

James Luo Farm Assistant James’ love of a video game and travels around New Zealand led him to a dairy farming career. SCHOOL: Haian High school, China, 2011-2013; Taylor’s College, Auckland, 2014TRAINING INSTITUTE: Massey University, 2015-2018, Bachelor of...