0508 AGRIMAGIC (247 462 442) info@agrimagic.co.nz

Who is AgriMagic?

 

Charlotte Glass

Charlotte Glass

Director/Consultant

B Agr Sc (Hons), M Sc Animal Nutrition, MNZIPIM, CNMA

Charlotte Glass is the director and founder of Agri Magic Ltd and is committed to supporting farmers through new regulatory processes while remaining focused on how to meet their personal farming goals.

Charlotte loves farming and all aspects of farm systems and has a varied background in farming having grown up and worked with family in a mixed farming operation including dairy, sheep, bull beef, pigs, poultry and arable enterprises.

Charlotte is a certified nutrient management advisor and is skilled in the use of Overseer with a practical eye for detail. She has studied at both Lincoln University (B. Sc (Hons)) and the University of Aberdeen, Scotland (M Sc Animal Nutrition).

Charlotte has experience in a wide variety of roles as she has worked on farm, as a formulator of compound feeds for one of Europe’s largest multi species feed mills, DairyNZ project manager, dairy farm consultant and more recently as a farm environmental consultant. Charlotte’s expertise and practical outlook provide you with the best support for your farming business.

CONTACT CHARLOTTE:
0508 247 462 442
charlotte@agrimagic.co.nz

Anna Higginson

Anna Higginson

Farm Environment Consultant

B Agr Sc (Hons), MNZIPIM, CNMA

Anna has been a driven member of the Agri Magic team since 2016 and has recently taken on a small shareholding in Agri Magic the business. Anna has an eye for detail and the desire to always go the extra mile for the customer our clients.

She grew up on a North Canterbury sheep, beef and deer property (where she currently lives with husband, Scott) and is deeply passionate about the agriculture industry.

Anna attended Massey University and graduated with B.Ag Sci First Class Honours. Anna is a certified nutrient management advisor and prior to joining Agri Magic spent three years in the fertiliser industry where she had several roles and developed her skills as an environmental consultant.

Anna has experience with the dairy industry along with sheep and beef and cross sector work and is always prepared for a challenge.

CONTACT ANNA:
027 256 4070
anna@agrimagic.co.nz

Angela Harvey

Angela Harvey

Farm Environment Consultant

B Appl SciAg, MNZIPIM, CNMA

Angela is a born and bred Southlander who grew up on a sheep, beef and deer farm in Gore, where she developed her love of farming.

She attended Massey University and graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Agriculture.

On graduation she dairy farmed in the Manawatu for 2 years before returning to Canterbury where she managed an 800 cow dairy farm in Ashburton for 5 years.

Angela is a Certified Nutrient Management Advisor and skilled in the use of Overseer, having spent 1 year with Ballance Agri Nutrients’ environmental services team, and then more recently 3.5 years working at DairyNZ.

Angela brings to Agri Magic a wealth of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm and is looking forward to working alongside the farmers in the region to achieve the best possible outcomes for their farming business, and to support them on their journey.

CONTACT ANGELA:
027 601 4799
angela@agrimagic.co.nz

Piripi Perry-Smith

Piripi Perry-Smith

Farm Environment Consultant

Bsc Biotech & Env Mgmt & Ecology, GradDip Sc (Animal), MNZIPIM

Piripi (ngà iwi o Ngàti Kurì, Te Aupòuri, Te R­àrawa, Ngàti Kahu me Ngài Takoto) grew up between Mackay North Queensland, Australia and New Zealand and has worked in Hospitality and Real Estate before completing a conjoined Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Management & Ecology and Biotechnology in 2013. In 2014 Piripi moved to Palmerston North to complete a Grad Dip in Animal Science focusing on Health and Nutrition in Dairy.

Prior to joining the Agri Magic team Piripi was most recently the manager of a Dairy Support farming operation in North Canterbury, prior to that he worked on a Dairy farm peak milking 980 cows on a fully irrigated farm also in North Canterbury.

Outside of work Piripi and his whànau enjoy spending time working on their “Life Sentence” property in Swannanoa, running around after their teenage daughters’ sports and social lives and traveling around New Zealand and Australia seeing their extended whànau.

CONTACT PIRIPI:
027 241 9244
piripi@agrimagic.co.nz

Chris Beatson

Chris Beatson

Farm Environment Consultant

B Ag Sci (Hons), MNZIPIM, CNMA

Growing up in the mighty Waikato, Chris developed a love for sport and agriculture. His passion for agriculture saw him attend Lincoln University where he completed a B.Ag Sci (Hons) degree and found particular interest in farm systems and maximising efficiencies within a farm system. In his spare time, you will find him on the cricket field or rearing calves. Chris is enjoying working with our clients to help them optimise their systems and meet environmental targets, while continuing to broaden his knowledge within the primary industries.

He graduated from Lincoln University with a B.Ag Sci Honours and is a Certified Nutrient Management Advisor.

CONTACT CHRIS:
027 601 4955
chris@agrimagic.co.nz

Denise King

Denise King

Farm Environment Consultant (part time)

B. Agr Sci (Hons), CNMA

Denise works in with our nutrients team part time and has fabulous experience in all aspects of agriculture but specifically in arable farm systems. Originally from a sheep farm in North Otago, she is now based near Methven from her home where she is also wife to Grant and mother of four busy children. Prior to having a family, Denise worked in the fertiliser Industry for Ravensdown for ten years covering many regions of the South Island.  Her overseas travels included working on farms in Canada, USA, England, Wales and Scotland.  Denise is enjoying working with farmers again and the challenge to keep abreast of the changes.

CONTACT DENISE:
027 327 8511
denise@agrimagic.co.nz

 Sarah Waddell

Sarah Waddell

Farm Systems Consultant – Environmental Specialist

B.Agr.Sc, MNZIPIM

Sarah grew up on a mix cropping farm in Mid Canterbury, and from a young age developed a passion for agriculture and equestrian.

In 2016 she graduated from Lincoln University with a B.Agr.Sc with a particular interest in arable and agronomy. After university she spent 3 years living in Germany, working as a dressage rider.

She enjoys learning about different farm systems and being able to help clients with the challenges they are presented with.

CONTACT SARAH:
027 229 8761
sarah@agrimagic.co.nz

Lachlan McIntosh

Lachlan McIntosh

Farm Systems Consultant – Environmental Specialist

B.Com(Ag), MNZIPIM

Lachlan grew up on a dairy farm in North Canterbury and loves everything about farming in New Zealand. He finished studying at Lincoln University with a Bachelor of Agricultural Commerce in 2020 and joined Agri Magic in February 2021.

Lachlan enjoys assisting farmers across the sectors in forming their future proofed farm systems. In his spare time Lachlan likes to go hunting, skiing, running and helping out at home on the farm.

CONTACT LACHLAN:
027  241 1044
lachlan@agrimagic.co.nz

Tim Macfarlane

Tim Macfarlane

Farm Systems Consultant – Environmental Specialist

B.Com(Ag), MNZIPIM

Tim grew up on an intensive sheep and beef property in North Canterbury which sparked his passion for agriculture. This led Tim to working a short stint on a cattle farm in Australia before attending Lincoln University where he graduated with a B.Com(Ag).

Tim particularly enjoys developing new outcomes which combine farm systems and environmental requirements to achieve a result which is practical, cost effective and environmentally sustainable.

Outside of work Tim enjoys the outdoors, jet boating and socialising with friends and family.

CONTACT TIM:
027 237 2619
tim@agrimagic.co.nz

Shannon Corbett

Shannon Corbett

Office Manager

With plenty of experience and a rural background Shannon plays a key role at Agri Magic. Having previously worked at both DairyNZ and the Ministry for Primary Industries, she now brings her fantastic organisational skills to the Agri Magic team.

CONTACT SHANNON:
0508 AGRI MAGIC (247 462 442)
shannon@agrimagic.co.nz

Kaylene Fenton

Kaylene Fenton

Consultant Support (part time)

After an international career in accountancy and investment banking, Kaylene has returned home to New Zealand. At Agri Magic her role is a mix of finance and consultant support, but she is used to juggling multiple roles – she runs her own walnut orchard and is also the Canterbury Regional Coordinator for the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust.

CONTACT KAYLENE:
0508 AGRI MAGIC
kaylene@agrimagic.co.nz

Why Choose AgriMagic?

We have practical knowledge of a wide range of farm operations and technical understanding of soil, plant, animal & people systems. AgriMagic are second to none when it comes to supporting farmers in future changes.