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...
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...
Chelsea Goodall

Chelsea Goodall

Chelsea Goodall Student and stay at home mum Chelsea changed careers after her husband became a career farmer five years ago. SCHOOL: Otumoetai College, 2008-2010, Te Whakatipuranga – The School for Young Parents, 2010-2012TRAINING INSTITUTE: Dairy Training...
Hayley Hoogendyk

Hayley Hoogendyk

Hayley Hoogendyk Farm Manager Hayley Hoogendyk grew up as a city girl but chose a rural career. SCHOOL: Mt Maunganui College. 2002-2006TRAINING INSTITUTE: Massey University 2007-2009, Primary ITO 2014 to present dayCURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Farm Manager “My story...