David Anderson is an experienced communications  professional, journalist, editor and commentator with  more than 20 years’ experience in New Zealand’s  political, agribusiness and rural sector.

He is a former Kellogg Rural Scholar and currently  runs his own communications consultancy business –  Write Here, Right Now Ltd – focussed primarily on  the rural and agribusiness sector.

David is a regular columnist and commentator in the  rural and agribusiness media. Some of his recent work  includes:

-       Content producer for the daily On the Field farming show with Richard Loe on the SportLive radio network

-       Fill in host for the the daily On the Field farming show on the SportLive radio network

-       Consulting editor for the national farming newspaper Rural News

-       Contracted communications advisor — Rural Contractors NZ

-       Fill in presenter on the Straight Talk rural affairs programme on Country 99 TV

-       Researcher for the 2011 Election Special ‘The Rural Issues” on County 99 TV

-       Commentator on Country 99 TV programmes Straight Talk and Sector Report

-        Regular commentator on the nationally radio networked The Farming Show

-       Contracted Senior Communications and Media Advisor for the 2011 RWC for Auckland Tourism Trade and Economic Development (ATEED)

Articles & Columns

Rural News July 3 2012

Rural News 5 June 2012

Rural News May 15 2012

Rural News 17 April 2012

Rural News 20 March 2012

Rural News 21 February 2012

Dairy News Feb 2012

Rural News Jan 24 2012

Rural News Dec 2011

Rural News Nov 2011

NZ Herald Sept 11

Rural News 6 Sept 2011

Rural News 2 Aug 2011

Dairy News July 12 2011

Rural News 21 June 2011

Rural News June 7 2011

Dairy News June 2011

Rural News May 17 2011

Radio network Timaru

Rural news 2010

Penny NZ Herald Piece

Treasury Story

Reporting on Rodney

Trees Brochure

Radio Slots


TV Slots

  • david

    Good stuff