Sarah Tait

Sarah Tait

Sarah Tait People Capability Specialist / Developer Sarah didn’t take the usual route to a career in agriculture, instead her overseas experiences and love of Spanish shaped her future. SCHOOL: Ashburton College, 2003-2008; El Chapatal, Spain, 2008-2009TRAINING...
Charlotte Irving

Charlotte Irving

Charlotte Irving Agriculture and Resources Economist Charlotte Irving’s role is diverse and flexible; within one day she could be estimating a farm’s nutrient and greenhouse gas emissions; doing a financial analysis for irrigation development; or preparing...
Caleb Higham

Caleb Higham

Caleb Higham Catchment Engagement Leader Caleb wasn’t sure what to study after high school, but loved biology, chemistry, and the outdoors. SCHOOL: Te Awamutu College TRAINING INSTITUTE: The University of Waikato, Bachelor of Science, Biology and Chemistry double...
Matt Benton

Matt Benton

Matt Benton Farm consultant As a farm consultant, Matt enjoys the variety of being involved with a broad range of dairy farming systems. SCHOOL: Christchurch Boys’ High School 2006-2010 TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University, 2011-2014 CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Farm...
Mark Gasquoine

Mark Gasquoine

Mark Gasquoine Sustainable agricultural advisor As an advisor, Mark has plenty of opportunity to get out of the office and on farm. SCHOOL: St Paul’s Collegiate (Waikato)TRAINING INSTITUTE: Otago University 2008-2012 (Bachelor of Applied Science)CURRENT...
Samantha Robinson

Samantha Robinson

Samantha Robinson National fodder beet technical specialist Find out why Sam is excited to be involved in the dairy industry. SCHOOL: Southland Girls’ High School (Southland) TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2011-2013 (Bachelor of Science) CURRENT...