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Craige is an arable and dairy farmer focussed on Precision Agriculture. Craige and wife Roz farm Greenvale Pastures, an arable cropping property near Methven, NZ. They are also partners in Three Springs Dairies Ltd, a neighbouring dairy farm.
Farming since 1984, Craige has developed a keen interest in sustainable farming practices and innovative solutions for New Zealand agriculture.
Craige is involved in research programmes with various organisations. He is a member of the Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) Strategic Research Committee, Chair of the Precision Agriculture Association of NZ (PAANZ), Board member of Precision Agriculture Australia (SPAA) and a NZ delegate to the International Society of Precision Agriculture (ISPA). Craige is a New Zealand Nuffield Scholar and in has been the recipient of various awards most recently being the Ballance Farm Environmental Awards Supreme Award for the Canterbury region. Craige is also an Alumni member of the 2012 Global Farmer Roundtable, and will be attending again later in 2014.
Craige loves travel, NZ’s Sauvignon Blanc and American Muscle cars and isn’t great at sitting still.