Phil Journeaux

Agriculture Economist

Phil joined Agfirst Waikato in 2012, after 35 years with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. He has worked in Agriculture all his working life, covering a wide range of issues.Phil has been a member of the New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society since 1987 and on the executive for 25 years. In 2019, Phil was made a life member in recognition of his input into the society.Phil has 2 masters degrees: MAgricultureSc (hons) & a MBA and specialises in economic research and analysis, technology transfer, farm managementt, project management, environmental management, risk management, and business planning.

Qualifications

           
  • Master of Business Administration, Waikato University 2009
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  • Master of Agricultural Science (Honours), Massey University, 1988
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  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science, Massey University, 1977
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  • Intermediate Nutrient ManAgricultureement Certificate, Massey University, 2012
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  • CEO Leadership Course
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  • Range of Institute of ManAgricultureement Courses
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  • Life Member NZ Agricultural and Resource Economics Society
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  • Deputy Chair Waikato Rural Support Trust
  • Editorial Board NZIPIM Journal 2013

Professional Expertise & Experience

Consulting Agricultural Economist specialising in:

           
  • Economic  research and analysis
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  • Agricultural extension services and technology transfer
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  • Applied Agricultural research
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  • Temperate livestock production
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  • Disaster recovery
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  • Agricultural impacts on water quality
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  • Investment analysis/financial analysis, including farm budgeting
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  • Strategic planning and business management, development of business plans
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  • Risk management and analysis
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  • Project management: planning and implementation
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  • Farm Management: design of management systems
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  • Environmental management

Download Phil's latest CV and career history here.

Publications

           
  • NZ Institute of Primary Industry Management Journal articles: Farm debt (2012), Farm productivity (2013), Land values (2013), Economics of wintering barns (2014), Cost of Dairying Production (2015)
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  • Presented 25 papers to the NZ Agriculture and Resource Economics Society conference (1988-2016) – published in the proceedings.
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  • Presented a paper on “Constituents of Land Value” to 1991 Society of Economist Conference – in proceedings.
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  • Presented 6 papers to OECD conferences (water quality (2003, 2005), technology transfer (2000), risk management (2010, 2011)).
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  • Written components of the MAF Farm Monitoring report every year from 1988 – 2012.
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  • Masterate Thesis: "Developing an Institutional model for the extension and adoption of environmental Best Management Practices by pastoral farmers in New Zealand"

Written MAF Technical papers:

           
  • History of Extension Services in NZ (2001);
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  • Nitrogen Trading System in the Taupo Catchment (2004);
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  • Economic Analysis of reducing nitrogen input into the upper Waikato River Catchment (2010);
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  • Economic analysis of the impact on farming of limiting the loss of nitrogen and phosphorus; A Catchment Case Study: Aparima (Southland) (2014)
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  • Economic analysis of stock water reticulation on hill country (2017)

Other

           
  • Written a chapter “Economic Analysis of Reducing Diffuse Nutrient Discharge into Water Bodies” in the EU text book “Economics of Water Management in Agriculture” (2014).
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