The next generation of smart farming
Goanna Ag is an Australian AgTech company delivering the next generation of smart farming practices. Through low cost, low power, long range sensors and networks, we work with growers to provide data-driven solutions that simplify farm resource management and improve water-use efficiency.
The company was formed in July 2018 when Australian AgTech company Goanna Ag acquired Goanna Ag Telemetry, a market leader in agricultural sensing technology for over 15 years. With a team of experienced agronomists, electrical engineers and computer programmers, Goanna Ag is breaking down the complex barrier between growers and informative data to enable a more efficient resource management system.
Alicia has proven ability in product development and commercialisation in agriculture. She was previously CEO of Graingrowers Limited and worked with AgTech start-up Agrecon. Alicia has extensive expertise in software development, MPCI, advocacy, market access, business development and stakeholder engagement.
John has 30+ years agribusiness experience, extensive commercial business acumen and a history of active investment in telecommunications. He is Founding Director of Delta Agribusiness and Founder and Chief Development Officer of AgTech company Discovery Ag.
Tom is an agronomist with extensive experience in plant and soil nutrition, crop health and irrigation scheduling. He founded Goanna Telemetry, a market leader in agricultural sensing technology for over 15 years before being acquired by Discovery Ag in 2018. He was previously Founding Director of Nutrilab.
Andrew is an experienced technology executive and consultant. He is a leader in telecommunications and was previously Director and Founder of Spry Business Technologies, Consultant for amaysim and Ecoentric Energy and Director for Australian Broadband Services (AusBBS)
Goanna Ag has partnered with major investors, including Westpac Banking Corporation, Graincorp and Michael Hinze Premium Farms Holdings, who believe in our vision to bring accessible and economical farming sensor solutions to the Australian cotton industry.
Australian growers operate in some of the toughest conditions in the world and are known for embracing innovative solutions to gain competitive advantage. Together with our investors we aim to unlock the value that technology can bring to farming and help the industry reach its full potential.