Melvin Pike

Chicken and duck breeder, Carterton, NZ “Well it’s the best, it’s pretty simple.” That’s Wairarapa chicken and duck breeder Melvin Pike’s response when asked, why Sharpes? With a menagerie of about 200 birds, including all sorts of ducks and chickens (some 48...

Ross Davis

Davis Dry Holdings Ltd, Foxton, NZ The Davis family is achieving outstanding growth rates in their Wagyu calves, thanks to the Sharpes 16% calf pellets. It’s a family affair at their Foxton farm with Ross, his wife Lona and eldest son Jay being part of the essential...

Jeff Niblett and Bridgette Karetai

Sherenden, Hawke’s Bay, NZ Nutrition is a key factor in giving gamebirds the best start to life, and developing specialised feed for their pheasants and ducks in conjunction with Sharpes has been a game changer for NZ Gamebirds. NZ Gamebirds owners, Jeff Niblett...

Steph and Ken Norman

Rexdale, Mangamaire, NZ Calves at Steph and Ken Norman’s Mangamaire farm have been fed Sharpes calf meal for 18 years. The couple know that attention to detail is the key to raising top calves, and nutrition is a crucial element. As well as calf rearing, their diverse...

Dean Wilkinson

Totara Park, Wapiti, Masterton, NZ Velvet competition Wapiti bulls at Dean Wilkinson’s Wairarapa deer stud are fed Sharpes deer velvet nuts to boost velvet growth. While Dean can’t quantify the gains in numbers, he believes the bulls fed nuts have an edge on their...