Welcome to Agriculture Services Limited

Agriculture Services Limited (ASL) is a Primary ITO business specialising in:

  • Industry training solutions
  • Workplace productivity
  • Capacity building
  • Agribusiness consultancy

Our work predominantly has a commercial project focus and we complement the goals and objectives of our parent body, the Primary ITO. We operate within New Zealand and are the international business arm of Primary ITO. We focus on primary industry growth and prosperity.

Commercial returns from ASL business activities are re-invested in New Zealand for the benefit of New Zealand primary industry.

About us

ASL is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Primary ITO.

Our New Zealand business is project-based and builds on the strategic objectives and industry leadership platforms of the Primary ITO.

Our international projects focus on industry training systems, developing human capital and agribusiness. Project work has included assignments in Chile, China, Colombia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pacific Islands, India, Indonesia and Africa.

Board & Management

ASL is governed by a focused Board of Directors with wide experience in agribusiness. The Board is appointed by the Primary ITO.

What we do

ASL business operations include:

  • Project management and consultancy assignments across a range of clients such as industry good organisations, central and local government, agribusiness companies and industry participants.
  • An international business portfolio focused on industry training solutions and agribusiness projects in both commercial and foreign aid settings

Key Skills

Agribusiness Consultancy

Industry Training Solutions

  • Business development
  • Strategy & planning
  • Capacity building
  • Technology transfer
  • Rural policy development
  • Economic & financial analysis
  • Market information analysis
  • Capacity building
  • New business development
  • Project management
  • Programme development
  • Training resources
  • Industry training systems
  • Workplace productivity
  • Monitoring and evaluation systems

Our Network
ASL works closely with a wide network of business associates to deliver optimal results to our clients. Our business relationships include, but are not limited to:

  • AgResearch
  • Agriculture New Zealand
  • DairyNZ
  • Fruition Horticulture
  • Industry Training Federation
  • Innovation Waikato Limited
  • Lincoln University
  • Massey University
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
  • PGG Wrightson Consulting
  • Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre
  • Telford Rural Polytechnic
  • The AgriBusiness Group
  • Wintec


Download International Training Solutions Capability Statement


Contact us

PO Box 1635
Palmerston North 4440
New Zealand

Telephone +64 6 350 3947
Email: info@agservices.co.nz

Dennis Radford, General Manager
Email: dennis.radford@agservices.co.nz