NAME: MARK GASQUOINE
ROLE: SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE ADVISOR
PATHWAY: BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE
Mark grew up on a dairy farm which fuelled his enthusiasm for a career in agriculture and for farming in a way that would leave the land in a better state for the future.
In his current role at Waikato Regional Council, Mark works with farmers to ensure they are applying environmental best practice and operating within certain requirements. He regularly engages with farmers, rural professionals and other groups to ensure industry-wide collaboration – giving him plenty of opportunities to get out of the office and onto farms!