Dr Michael Southan

Dr Michael Southan

General Manager, Grower Development, Grain Growers Limited

Michael is an experienced agricultural scientist who has worked on grain quality with CSIRO and BRI specialising in grain quality and grain processing.

He has made a unique contribution to milling research by combining cereal chemistry disciplines with milling engineering and as deputy chair of the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s (GRDC) southern panel and a member of the GRDC northern panel he enjoys working with farmers to discover how agronomic practices influence the functionality of wheat.

Michael has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and PhD in Agriculture, both from the University of Sydney.