Agriculture, Dairy, Agribusiness Consultant

Harry is an experienced farm manager, having progressed his business to the point of being an equity manager in a successful 2200 cow dairy operation. Having recently sold out of that business, Harry is now working with the AgFirst group providing hands-on management support as required (click to view PDF outlining on-farm management support).

Key Skills

  • Operational management
  • Production management
  • Feed planning
  • Labour recruitment/management
  • Financial management (accounts payment, budgeting)
  • Environmental compliance and planning
  • Project management of infrastructure upgrades
  • Reporting to stakeholders

Qualifications

  • Sustainable Nutrient Management – Intermediate level
  • Certified Body Condition Score Assessor
  • Dip. Farm Management Seale-Hayne (Plymouth University)
  • Waikato Regional Council Soil Conservation and Land Management (2018)
  • Institute of Directors Reporting to boards
  • DairyNZ Farm Tune – LEAN for dairy programme (2016)
  • DairyNZ Enhancing Governance (2014/15)
  • 8 Steps to increasing productivity leadership programme (2012) (No.8 HR)