Pinoy Is New Zealand's Best Farm Manager

MANILA--Neil Molina, a farm manager at Concept Holding in Ranfurly, New Zealand won the Best Farm Manager of the Year award during the Dairy Industry Awards in Balchutha on April 6, reports the Department of Foreign Affairs.  Molina, who also received the AgITO Human Resources Management Award, is employed by Greg and Kelly Kirkwood who have 13 Filipinos out of 15 dairy workers taking care of 2,300 heads of cattle. As a farm manager, Neil "contributed immensely to maximizing operations for high production, ensuring good staff support and teamwork and upgrading farm efficiency."