2017 NZ Share Farmer of the Year


"What would be your one piece of advice to people thinking of entering The New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards this year?"

That's what the team wanted to ask one of this year's winners before entries close on 30th November.  

Christopher and Siobhan O'Malley are share-milkers from Ashburton who won the coveted "Share Manager of the Year award. 

The couple had an interesting career path into dairy and Chris shares their story. He also talks about the farm they are share-milking on, what the major challenges facing their business are and how they hope to succeed.

Looking for inspiration? Watch the full interview with Chris O'Malley, award-winning share-milker from Ashburton.

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