Consultant of the Year News
28th July 2016
he Farmax Consultant of the Year awards have revealed the high calibre of young people working in the rural industry.
24th June 2016
Sixteen finalists are vying for the top titles in the fourth Farmax Consultant of the Year awards.
Award organisers broadened the criteria this year, putting...
18th May 2016
Farmers have until June 10 to enter their favourite rural professional in the fourth Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards.
Rural professionals can...
28th April 2016
The New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management is playing a bigger part in this year’s Farmax Consultant of the Year awards.
The Institute, which will announce the winner alongside Farmax, at its...
4th August 2015
Three winners have been named in the third annual Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards in Ashburton overnight...
4th August 2014
A shared passion for achieving profitable and successful farming operations has seen three top awards announced at the Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards last night...
9th July 2014
The judges have deliberated and the finalists have been selected for this year’s annual Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards. Today Farmax announced the finalists for the DairyNZ Dairy Consultant of the Year, Beef +
Lamb NZ Sheep and Beef Consultant of the Year, and NZIPIM Emerging Rural Professional of the Year...
13th May 2014
An award-winning farm consultant is investigating the use of drones to assist sheep and beef farmers gather information on the volume and quality of pasture cover in remote areas of high country and large farming operations. Last year Dunedin-based AbacusBio farm consultant Simon Glennie won the inaugural South Island title of the Farmax Consultant of the Year awards...
17th April 2014
The hunt is on again for New Zealand’s top dairy, sheep and beef agricultural consultants and emerging rural professional with the opening of the Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards on 1 May. This year’s award winners will be announced at the New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management’s (NZIPIM) annual conference in Hamilton on 4 August...
22nd November 2013
Embracing new technology to increase client farm profitability has helped a Dunedin man take one of two top prizes at the inaugural Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards. Simon Glennie, rural consultant with AbacusBio, won the South Island Farmax Consultant of the Year, while AgFirst Hawkes Bay consultant Ben Harker was named Farmax Emerging Consultant of the Year for all of New Zealand...
19th November 2013
A “rock star” of farm consulting who shares his success with his clients has taken one of two top prizes at the inaugural Farmax Consultant of the Year Awards. John Cannon, of Hastings, won the Farmax Consultant of the Year for the North Island. While AgFirst Hawkes Bay consultant Ben Harker was named Farmax Emerging Consultant of the Year for all of New Zealand...