Sam has over ten years on-farm sheep and beef experience, primarily in the Wairarapa. A product of Taratahi, he has also completed AgITO qualifications and has completed an agribusiness degree (Farm Management) through Massey University.
His farm management experience has given him a sound understanding of what drives on-farm results and how to turn them into strong financial outcomes. His involvement in an RMPP discussion group and the Farming For Profit organising commitee is indicative of his passion for growing people within the industry.
Outside of farming Sam enjoys spending time with his young family, diving and fishing.