South Otago based brokers: Spike (Craig) Kendall,
Spike (Craig) Kendall
Mob: 021 656 290
Spike (Craig) was born in Geraldine where he spent his earlier years before shifting to Omarama followed by a move to Blenhein where he finished his secondary schooling at Marlborough Boys. Spike started his farming career at Muller Station up the Awatere Valley and worked on several other well known High Country Stations in the South Island. When Spike met his partner Emma they shifted to Mt Peel where he gained his velveting certificate and discovered his passion for Deer. Spike's next position was a Stock Manager for Cheviot Hills, he then went on to become the Manager. After 7 years at Cheviot Hills Spike moved to manage Black Forest Deer Farm in South Otago, he remained there for 7½ Years. During his time in farming Spike has gained an extensive knowledge of all aspects of Velvet and Trophy Industry as well as a mixture of experience from high country farming to very intensive farming. Outside of farming. Craig likes to follow his 3 children and their interests, which include Rugby, Sevens, Touch and Dance.