20 Mar 2009

Cooper replaces Poole on boards

6:31 am on 20 March 2009

Silver Fern Farms chief executive Keith Cooper has been appointed to the boards of Meat & Wool New Zealand and the New Zealand Meat Board.

Mr Cooper was nominated by the Meat Industry Association to be one of two industry representatives on the boards.

He replaces Alliance Group chairman Owen Poole, who resigned at the end of last year.