Archives: Team

Dr. Pablo Alvarez Hess

About me Dr Pablo Alvarez Hess is a veterinarian from Chile. He came to Australia in 2013 to complete his Master of Animal Science at the University of Melbourne and he then stayed on to do his PhD. Pablo’s doctoral research was focused on evaluating methods for reducing greenhouse the gas emissions of agricultural industries [...]

Simon Johnston

About me Simon Johnston is a Sustainability Consultant with Ecosave, Australia’s largest independent energy services company. Ecosave focuses primarily on sustainability in built environments. Simon has 14 years of industry experience that started in South Gippsland as a Park Ranger at Wilson’s Promontory National Park. Since then he has worked around the country and contributed [...]

Niels Olsen

About me Niels Olsen is a beef farmer in West Gippsland and founder of Soilkee, a patented system that builds soil carbon by engaging natural cycles. Niels has more than 35 years of experience in agriculture spanning dairy farming, agricultural earthmoving, and mineral based fertilisers, which gives him a strong foundation in understanding soil. Niels [...]

Adam Schruers

About me Adam Schreurs is a third-generation vegetable grower. Together with his cousin, Adam owns and operates Schreurs & Sons, growing predominantly celery, leek and baby leaf in Victoria. Adam is passionate about ensuring the business operates in a sustainable manner, working together with the environment. The business achieves this through various means, including actively [...]