Our constitution retains the important and highly valued features of a co-operative, recognises the current requirements of investment focused shareholders, and also provides the flexibility to attract equity investment from other parties in the future.

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To the Core Governance & Leadership course

Positions are open for the second ‘To the Core’ Governance and Leadership course on 17, 18 and 19th of May at Silver Fern Farms office in Dunedin.

Speakers include – Chris Hopkins (CEO Scott Technology), Jane Taylor (Chair NZ Post, Silver Fern Farms & Trevor Burt (Chair Ngai Tahu Holdings, Silver Fern Farms), Stuart Heal (Well South, Fmr Chair NZ Cricket), Stuart McLauchlan (Chair PHARMAC, UDC Finance Ltd), Sir Eion Edgar (Chair Forsyth Barr) and Rob Hewett (Chair Silver Fern Farms Co-operative, director Farmlands).

A course fee of $350 covers accommodation and all meals during the course.

To take part download an application form, complete in full and return.

Application Form


Burnside Hart Co-operative Education Trust & Silver Fern Farms Co-operative Governance Scholarships

Silver Fern Fern Farms Co-operative is committed to developing governance and leadership capabilities in the rural sector.

In 2015 the Burnside Hart Co-operative Education Trust & Silver Fern Farms Co-operative Governance Scholarship was established to subsidise course fees to leading governance development programmes.

The following opportunities are available for Silver Fern Farms Co-operative shareholders:

  • Up to two scholarships provided annually to subsidise the Fonterra Governance Development Programme
  • Up to two scholarships provided annually to subsidise the Kelloggs Rural Leadership Programme at Lincoln University

Application Form


Silver Fern Farms Shares

Silver Fern Farms has three classes of share on issue:

For further investor information please contact the below:

Listed Securities Share Registrar
Unlisted Link Market Services
PO Box 3156 PO Box 91976
Wellington 6140 Auckland 1142
New Zealand T: +64 9 375 5998
T: 0508 UNLISTED (0508 865478) F: +64 9 375 5990

Your Shares

Details of your shares can be accessed through Link Market Services.

You will need to register your details and become a member to access this free information service.

  • Ordinary Shares 
  • Other Shares — rebate, supplier investment