Meet the passionate people who are leading the way to a better tomorrow.
Simon has been working with the Purata Group for 5 seasons now, originally working at Tapatoru Dairies as the 2IC and now currently manages the Riverland Farm. Riverland milks 1,600 cows through a Rotary and Herringbone Shed, there are 10 full-time team members and the farm covers 560ha. Simon graduated from University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Commerce. He hails from Ashburton and in his spare time can be found on a Canterbury Golf Course and more recently is working towards his private pilot licence, with a goal to also fly helicopters.