Agronomist, Synergy Consulting, Perth, Western Australia
GROWTH AWARDS 2014 WINNER: PRODUCTIVITY
David has a strong background in the farming industry. Post-university, he took on a position with DAFWA in research and advisory, before deciding to set up his own consultancy company in 2002. Since then David’s business has grown significantly and he now employs 17 independent consultants.
David and his team currently assist 1200 growers to increase their productivity on-farm. They work as a key information source to share advances in R&D. David is passionate about encouraging farmers to look at the affordability of adopting new technologies.
“Production is about managing risks and providing the tools to decipher all the information in the market place. If you reduce the complexity of the process then it’s easier to ensure the accuracy of implementation of the process and timing.”