News & Updates

It seems that there's never a dull moment here at AgRecord. Below are some articles about some of the clever and interesting stuff that our team and our clients have been getting up to. Just click on 'Read More' to see the full article. And don't forget that you can also follow us on Facebook.

Today's Shout Out - Ngamatea Station, Taihape


Posted in Cloud Farmer Clients

Ngamatea Station is a big operation.  Wintering approx 100,000su over 70,000acres, at altitude, and with 18 staff, a Farm Advisor to keep in touch with and family owners to report to, it’s fair to say the manager Jessee and his wife Jess have a big job ahead of them.  Can you imagine the audit requirements?  Well, that’s the nightmare they were faced with. Jessee and Jess have found the simplicity of the programme and the ease of customising it to an operation of th...

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Today's Shout Out - Willowbank Farm, Wellington


Posted in Cloud Farmer Clients

Willowbank is pretty unique.  1800acres of rugged breeding country overlooking Wellington City within almost spitting distance of the city centre.  And talking about spitting, as well as managing 2,000 sheep and 200 cattle, the manager Paul also has 60 Alpacas to manage, hence Paul's Stock Rec has an extra stock class or two.  The other additional stock class is the horses – 18 of them in total as the owners have a stud and breed Missouri Fox Trotters.  Pa...

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Today's Shout Out - Tower Peak Station, Te Anau


Posted in Cloud Farmer Clients

Today’s shout out is to the team at Tower Peak Station. Nestled amongst the mountains of Te Anau, Tower Peak is a 1300ha, intensive dairy support block, grazing 3000 R2s plus trading stock.   Managers Russell & Leanne Clearwater tasked their 2IC Kathryn Hutchings the challenge of finding a solution for managing the diverse information management requirements for their farm. Kathryn knew they needed something that could take the complexity of their business and make it simple en...

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Today's Shout Out - Willie Falloon, Wairarapa


Posted in Cloud Farmer Clients

Today's Shout Out is to Willie Falloon from Pinebank Waigroup Angus near Gladstone, Wairarapa.  Willie’s known for his passion for farming and love of pushing boundaries (and resulting worry lines every summer when the dry hits!).  They have an interesting business model that involves helping others into farming via leasing arrangements, they won Wairarapa Sheep & Beef Farm Business of the Year in 2017, they own a top performing angus stud and are generally considere...

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Today's Shout Out - Angus & Ashley Peter


Posted in Cloud Farmer Clients

Today’s Shout Out is to Angus & Ashley Peter who farm at the bottom of the Awatere Valley in Marlborough. Like most of us, they are pretty busy, and in their case that includes an Angus stud, running half bred ewes and wintering lambs in the surrounding vineyards, plus a young family.  On farm audits and the scramble to find everything including animal health information and ASD forms was a hassle they could do without.  Luckily for them there's Cloud ...

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