"My favourite parts of my role are maintaining relationships with customers, studying global markets and travelling the world."

- wool exporter

Case Studies

Real people with real jobs. Get inspired with stories from people working in our innovative food & fibre sectors.

Clare Buchanan, Farm Environmental Consultant

Eilish Duthie, Contract Milker

Emily Melhuish, Lead Data Engineer

Laura Keenan, Agronomist

Luke Williams, Harvesting Coordinator

Ryan Cosgrove, Wool Exporter

Sam Lawrence, Beekeeper Apprentice


Alexandra Allan, Chief Executive

Amy Watts, Veterinarian


Angelene Jones, Forest Operations Student


Ash Phillips, Farm Advisor

Athol New, Operations Manager

Caleb Highman, Catchment Engagement Leader

Callum Bisley, Farm Assistant

Charlotte Irving, Agriculture and Resources Economist

Christopher Poole, Contract Milking

Claire Douglas, Herd Manager


Dave Maslen, Global Partnership Manager


Ellen Ashmore, Food Chemist

Emily Crum, Orchard Manager


Erica van Reenen, Agricultural and Environmental Consultant

Esraa El Shall, Ice Cream Innovation Manager


Hannah & Jeremy, Sheep and Beef Farmers

Harepaora Ngaheu, Contract Milker

Harriet Gardner, Shepherd

Hayley Hoogendyk, Farm Manager

Jana Cornes, Veterinarian

Jemima Snook, Graduate Accountant


Joanne Booth, Agricultural Field Representative

Jordan Biddle, Stock Manager


Kam Chadderton, Veterinarian explorer


Karla Bradley, Pipfruit Manager

Laura Buckthought, Sustainable Agricultural Advisor

Mark Gasquoine, Sustainable Agricultural Advisor

Matthew Benton, Farm Consultant


Matt & Sam, Dairy Farmers

Melissa Stephen, Genetic Evaluation Developer


Mike Bolton, Farm Assistant


Nita Harding, Veterinarian


Pauline Edge, Forest Management


Phil Hulme, Professor of Plant Biosecurity


Quarantine Officers

Richard George, Forage Plant Breeder

Rosana Palliser, Business Analyst

Ryan Lett, Area Manager and Product Specialist

Sam Tietjan, Orchard Manager

Samantha Robinson, National Fodder Beet Technical Specialist

Stacey Belton, Agricultural Consultant

Steven Hartley, Orchard Manager


Susan Taylor, Business Analyst

Tessa Schmidt, Environmental Change Specialist

William Halliday, Veterinarian