Valuation Team

Fergus Rutherford

Fergus is a director of the firm joining in 2000. He gained registration in 2001 and completes valuations across all property sectors including rural, residential, lifestyle, commercial and industrial.

He is also heavily involved in compensation assessments for public works, particularly in the electricity industry. He has been commissioned by corporate entity’s to complete due diligence projects on farm portfolio sales and acquisitions.

He can advise how best to use your property assets to greatest advantage within your business.

Stuart McCoshim


Stuart joined BakerAg in 2004 following a 17 year career as a Rural Chartered Surveyor in his native Scotland. He gained registration in New Zealand in May 2005.

He undertakes valuations across the rrural, residential and lifestyle sectors in the Wairarapa and advises farmers & landowners across New Zealand in regard to compensation assessments for public works, including new electricity transmission projects.

He is also a specialist in wind farm and other renewable generation developments and has acted for landowner groups in several of New Zealand’s largest...

Chris Willoughby

Registered Valuer, Property Consultant

Chris Joined Baker Ag in 2017 after spending seven and a half years as a Valuer based in the Manawatu; undertaking rural, residential, lifestyle and commercial valuations throughout Manawatu and surrounding districts.

He Graduated from Massey University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Business Studies from Massey University, became registered in 2013 and in 2014 was made an Associate of the Institute of Valuers.

Chris is heavily involved in the Manawatu region, being raised in Feilding but born in the Wairarapa.



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PO BOX 900, SH2 Masterton
Phone: (06) 370 6880

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Masterton Office (HQ)

Higgins Complex

State Highway 2


(06)  370 6880

Feilding Office

Level 1
8 Manchester Square

(06)  323 2220