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"my favourite parts of my role are maintaining relationships with customers, studying global markets and travelling the world."- wool exporter

Harriet Gardner

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NAME: HARRIET GARDNER

ROLE: SHEPHERD

PATHWAY: CERTIFICATE IN AGRICULTURE; DIPLOMA IN AGRIBUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Several generations of Harriet's family have farmed their Waimate property, and since 1982 they have carefully breed a unique flock of sheep featuring only black, brown and grey-coloured animals whose wool is now exported all over the world.

Harriet’s official title on the farm is ‘shepherd’ – a position which she says actually means “the person who does most jobs”.

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