Dan Bloomer

Dan Bloomer

Position: Industry

Principal: Page Bloomer Associates

Dan is an independent consultant with considerable experience in primary production and natural resources. He has particular interests in irrigation efficiency, soil husbandry, precision farming and appropriate technology adoption.

Dan is based at the Centre for Land and Water, a Hawke’s Bay hub with specialists in soil, water, irrigation, land planning, landscape architecture and agricultural software development.

Dan manages LandWISE, a farmer-focused society established in 1999 with a focus on technologies and management for sustainable crop production. LandWISE has encouraged adoption of precision farming technologies and techniques that help cropping farmers and viticulturists achieve better environmental and economic business outcomes.