Brett Rosenzweig has recently been appointed by the ABA in the full-time role of Technical Officer, being responsible for managing day-to-day operations of the CT Farms trial.
The ABA is pleased to announce the ap- pointment of Ben Brown in the role of Almond Industry Liaison Manager. Ben brings a wealth of experience to this
role, including seven years with Yandilla Park holding posi- tions of Soil Agronomist, Irrigation Agronomist and Riverland Irrigation Agronomy Manager. For the past two years Ben has been employed as Assistant Manager and Horticultural Manager of Amaroo Orchards, a privately owned Riverland horticultural property planted to almonds, citrus and carrots. His qualifications include an Honours Degree in Environmental Management with the University of Adelaide. Ben will be responsible for liaising with growers to ensure industry issues are identified and addressed, and to develop, deliver and communicate strategic outcomes for the industry by facilitating the strategic planning R&D process. He will also have management responsibility for the Industry bud- wood site, located in Monash. We are delighted to have welcome Ben on board. Following an initial settling in period, Ben intends to conduct visits with almond growers across all regions.
Previously working with the ABA on a casual basis, we are extremely pleased to welcome Brett as a full-time member of our team. Brett’s qualifications include a Degree in Agricultural Sci- ence, majoring in Horticulture. Brett’s previous employment comprises nine years with Yandilla Park in the roles of Assistant Irrigation Agronomist, Neutron Probe Manager and Irrigation Manager. Brett also owns a winegrape property located in the River- land.
We look forward to providing details of additional staff appointments in the near future.