Alister Smith

Board Member

Farming / career background:
We have been farming at Gordonton since 1977, seeing growth in our farming business, along with continuing challenges and successes. The farm has been involved with Cognosco trials, and working alongside world class scientists has continued to motivate and inspire me towards excellence in my farming practice.

Length of time on the board:
Elected 1996

“I continue to enjoy my involvement at the grass roots level and the also having the opportunity to look at bigger picture scenarios, which involves working alongside people from various backgrounds. I find this both encouraging and rewarding.”