"I knew I didn't want to wear a suit and tie to work every day, be stuck in an office or work on my own. The primary sector offers long-lasting careers."

Rural Consultant

Do you love to travel want to work outdoors?

Rural consultants work in and out of the office and provide professional advice to farmers and growers on how to improve the profitability, efficiency and sustainability of their farm management systems.

Real people, real stories


Erica van Reenen, Agricultural and Environmental Consultant

Stacey Belton, Agricultural Consultant

Matthew Benton, Farm Consultant

Make this role your reality



Study at Lincoln University

Study at Primary ITO

Apply for a scholarship to fund your future

DairyNZ Undergraduate Scholarships

New Zealand Young Farmers Study Scholarship

Argyle Award

Perrin Ag Consultants Scholarship

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