Federated Farmers Arable Industry Group

Executive

Colin Hurst

Chairperson
M: 027 689 5898
Email*

David Birkett

Vice-chairperson
(Seeds)

M: 027 313 2768
E: djbirkett@xtra.co.nz

Dion Fleming

Vice-chairperson
(Maize)

M: 027 450 2711
E: dion@flemingbros.co.nz

Chris Dillon
Vice-chairperson 
(Forage)

T: 03 201 6178
E: dillonagltd@gmail.com

Steven Bierema

Foundation for Arable Research
M: 021 755 198
E: far@far.org.nz
 

Vacant

Vice-chairperson
(Grains)



Provincial Arable Chairs


Keith Holmes
Waikato
M: 027 481 5648
E: jenholm@xtra.co.nz
Jamie Blennerhassett
Bay of Plenty
M: 027 539 5304
E: jamieblennerhassett75@gmail.com
 

Jim Galloway

Hawke's Bay
T: 06 879 8982
M: 027 362 5755
E: jim.nette@xtra.co.nz

 

Dion Fleming

Manawatu/Rangitikei
M: 027 450 2711
E: dion@flemingbros.co.nz

Paul Mackintosh
Wanganui
M: 027 446 3166
E: office@mackintoshgroup.co.nz
 

Natasha White

Mid-Canterbury
E: danielandtash@xtra.co.nz 

 

Bevan Lill

Mid-Canterbury
E: bevanlill@hotmail.com
 

Darrell Hydes

Mid-Canterbury
M: 027 432 8452
E: danda.hydes@xtra.co.nz
 

Graham Talbot

South Canterbury
M: 027 205 2100
E: Graham.talbot@xtra.co.nz
 

Simon Williamson

North Otago
M: 021 285 9303
E: simon@glenbrookstation.co.nz
 

Emma Crutchley

Otago
M: 027 214 1718
E: ercrutchley@gmail.com

Sonia Dillon
Southland
M: 027 491 6969
E: dillonbeetharvesting@gmail.com

Michael Tayler
United Wheatgrowers Ltd
Representative
M: 027 222 4777
 

John McCaw

Herbage Seedgrowers Subsection
Representative
M: 027 414 0157
E: johnmccaw@yahoo.co.nz

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