Representing Southland Farmers

Federated Farmers Southland represents local farmers' views at two district councils (Southland and Gore), one city council (Invercargill) and the regional council, Environment Southland.

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Southland Provincial Contacts

Chris Dillon 

President
M: 027 459 2902
E: dillonagltd@gmail.com

Bernadette Hunt

Senior Vice President
M: 027 542 9275
E: bernadetteh11@hotmail.com
 

Jason Herrick

Junior Vice President
M: 0272 821 830
E: jasonandsandy@herrick.co.nz
 

Bart Luyten

Dairy Chair
M: 027 309 8861
E: bartandmartina@gmail.com
 

Kass Rauber

Dairy Vice Chair
M: 027 289 6461
E: kassrauber@gmail.com
 

Jason Herrick

Sharemilkers' Section Chair
M: 0272 821 830
E: jasonandsandy@herrick.co.nz
 

Patrick Oostveen

Sharemilkers' Section Vice Chair
M: 027 647 0711
E: patrickoostveen@gmail.com
 

Dean Rabbidge

Meat & Wool Chair
M: 027 873 3527
E: deanrabbidge@gmail.com
 

Ray McCrostie

Meat & Wool Vice Chair
T: 03 239 5458
E: jr.mccrostie@gmail.com
 

Sonia Dillon

Arable Chair
M: 027 491 6969
E: dillonbeetharvesting@gmail.com

 

Alistair Hunt

Arable Vice Chair
M: 027 542 9275
E: alihunt50@hotmail.com
 

Matthew Tayler

High Country Chair
T: 03 248 8502
E: tayler@xtra.co.nz

Helen Lang

Provincial Support
T: 03 218 2869
E: fedfarm.southland@gmail.com

Laura Sanford

National Sales & Engagement Manager 
T: 0800 327 646
M: 027 551 1639

The Federated Farmers style for staff and elected officials’ email addresses is – first initial surname@fedfarm.org.nz e.g. fdagg@fedfarm.org.nz