Board Members

Members of the board.

Joe Keynes

President

Joe Keynes is a partner in Keyneton Station, a family farming business based in the South East, grazing Merino sheep, Angus cattle and first-cross...

Gillian Fennell

Treasurer

Gillian Fennell was born and bred in North West Queensland, before moving to SA almost 15 years ago with her husband and his family...

Allan Piggott

Board member

Allan Piggott is a third-generation producer based on a 2300 hectare farm in Moorlands, Murray Mallee which produces grain, prime lambs and rams. He...

Bill Nosworthy

Board member

Bill operates Lake Hamilton Station at Sheringa, near Elliston, on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula, with wife Jenny, father Bill, long-term worker Sam and...

Marina Gregor

Board member

Marina grew up on a dairy farm at Tongala, Victoria. She now resides on the beautiful Kangaroo Island, working alongside husband Brett as they run...

Samantha Neumann

Board member

Samantha grew up on her family’s wheat and wool property, east of the Barossa ranges. Her passion for agriculture was formed there, and while she...

Robert Brokenshire

Board member

Robert is a dairy farmer from Mount Compass and former member of the South Australian Parliament. He represented the Family First Party from 2008 to...

Mark Dennis

Board member

Livestock producer Mark Dennis’ family has farmed at Koppio on the Lower Eyre Peninsula since 1965. Today the family runs 2500 ewes for wool, prime...

Richard Kirkland

Board Member

Richard manages his mixed farming family enterprise with prime lambs, self-replacing ewes, cattle and cropping near Millicent in the South East of SA. He worked...

Glen Tilley

Board Member

Glen is a fifth-generation farmer and has been fulltime farming since 1974. His property is in the Tarlee-Kapunda district and has run a mix of...

Ex-officio Board Members

Brad Bateman

Chairman

Brad Bateman operates a prime lamb and beef operation at Millicent. Lambs are produced for the export market and beef is grown to target the...

Peter Lauterbach

Board member

Peter ran a mixed farming operation near Peake with wife Renate. He completed an apprenticeship and worked as a mechanic for seven years before returning...