Welcome Lauren Thompson – Industry Extension Officer

By September 23, 2016 No Comments

vegetablesWA are delighted to announce that we have recruited an outstanding new Industry Extension Officer to continue this role as part of the National Vegetable Extension Project now funded by Hort Innovation in addition to the ongoing funding from the APC-VPC. Lauren has commenced with vegetablesWA this week and is busy learning the ropes.

Our new team member Lauren, born in the USA completed a BSc Agricultural Science and Management (with Agronomy emphasis), University of California, and worked in the USA and Australia before moving to Australia full time in 1990. During the following years working throughout VIC, NSW and SA, Lauren has gained extensive experience in vegetable agronomy and will be a valuable asset to the vegetablesWA team.

Lauren is looking forward to meeting everyone and she can be contacted on lauren.thompson@vegetableswa.com.au or 0427 373 037.

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