Claire Douglas

Claire Douglas

CLAIRE DOUGLAS Herd Manager Claire has taken on a Herd Manager role since completing the Massey University Diploma in Agriculture. SCHOOL: Pukekohe High School TRAINING INSTITUTE: Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre (Level 3 and 4 Certificates of Agriculture),...
Rachael Foy

Rachael Foy

RACHAEL FOY Contract milker Rachael’s hard work and talent were recognised with a regional Farm Manager of the Year award. SCHOOL: Huntly College 2006-2010 TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln University 2011-2013 CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Contract milking 400 cows “My goals are...
Sam Kirk

Sam Kirk

SAM KIRK Dairy unit manager Sam has worked his way up to become a dairy unit manager in Canterbury. SCHOOL: Palmerston North Boys’ High School, 2007-2011, Manawatu TRAINING INSTITUTE: Lincoln 2012-2014 CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Dairy unit manager, Rakaia Island Farm,...
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...
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:...