The Precision Pastures team soil testing for a carbon farming project

about precision pastures

Our team has a passion for helping farmers continuously improve their land.

Your Expert Team

Established in 2015 at Armidale in the New England region of New South Wales, Precision Pastures service clients across the eastern states of Australia and work closely with trusted existing advisers such as agronomists, nutritionists and stock or real estate agencies.

We put data first and central in all that we do, to remove any subjectivity and bias towards any product or methodology.

Our team shares 60+ years of experience in agribusiness, livestock production, soil science and agronomy. We are united by our passion for helping farmers continuously improve their land and their business.

HAMISH WEBB – Executive Director and Interim CEo

Hamish Webb is a Director and Interim CEO of Precision Pastures and a sheep and cattle farmer based near Uralla in the New England region of NSW.

Previously, he’s worked in agricultural and equity capital markets, live export, and red meat industries. Hamish holds a Bachelor of Agribusiness and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance.

MILTON CURKPATRICK – Founder and Executive Director

A life-long farmer, Milton has owned and managed farming properties from South Australia to the New England region in New South Wales.

He currently oversees industry liaison, client relations, daily operations and business development at Precision Pastures. Previous roles have included Manager – Rural Properties for Perpetual Trustee and for the University of New England.

Milton holds an Advanced Diploma of Agriculture and is a guest lecturer in Agriculture Production and Management, University of New England (UNE) and Ruralbiz Training

DREW WALSH – SOILS AND PASTURE AGRONOMIST & GM OPERATIONS

Drew is responsible for data collection and analysis for Precision Pastures. He conducts soil grid sampling, pasture biomass trials, soil moisture probes and electromagnetic surveys.

Drew is passionate about the rural sector and displaying how planned and progressive management options positively influence the environment whilst maximising production potential. He holds a Bachelor of Rural Science from the University of New England (UNE).

Jori Precision Pastures Carbon Research Analysis

Jori Bremer – Research Analyst

Jori is responsible for coordination, data collection and data analysis for both MLA research projects. She is also involved in interpreting soil test results and helping clients in registering their soil carbon projects.

Jori has a PhD in ecosystem management from UNE (Armidale). She completed her Bachelor’s and
Master’s degrees in Plant Science at Wageningen University in the Netherlands. She has knowledge
of farming systems on an international level and is passionate about improving agricultural
sustainability.