To The Core

Farmlands Co-operative and Silver Fern Farms Co-operative are pleased to welcome applications for our award winning rural governance leadership programme – To The Core.

This unique programme has been designed for Farmlands and Silver Fern Farms shareholders and gives participants and opportunity to learn more about governance in our co-operatives, as well as develop skills needed to operate at board level. 


Farmlands Support Office, 535 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Christchurch

When: 2nd — 4th June 2021

We have an outstanding line up of top speakers, as well as opportunities to discuss issues impacting boards.
Topics include:
• A perspective on agribusiness co-operative boards – strategy and structure
• How to navigate boards through risk and market disruption
• The future of farming and impacts for boards
• CEO = Chair Panel

Programme fee: $695 plus GST
Includes accomodation and all meals during the course.



Shareholders of both co-operatives are invited to apply for positions — places are limited — please apply by 20th March 2021.
If you have any questions about To The Core, please contact Clark Taylor (Shareholder Relations Manager, Silver Fern Farms) on