Mr Mark McLean
Mr Mclean is currently Managing Director/Co-owner of Riverhaven Enterprises & Top Multiplier Pty Ltd, family agricultural companies operating 2000 sows on 2 independent 1000 sow pig farms. The Riverhaven properties include irrigated horticultural crops and both farms are located in South Australia. Mr McLean has established structures and systems including reporting and management oversight to assist in the daily operations of these farm businesses.
Mr McLean has extensive experience in agribusiness, holding many roles over the past 20 years within agribusiness groups in the pork sector as well as other industry sectors. He holds an Associate Diploma in Applied Science (Farm Management) from the Adelaide University, SA. Mr McLean remains actively involved in the pork industry and has represented other Australian pork producers as an APL delegate since 2010.
Mr McLean has skills in agribusiness development, commodity marketing, sustainable farming and irrigation management. Consistent with his interests, he has initiated water saving irrigation infrastructure in the Riverhaven Enterprise operation and improved sow productivity on both farms through improved farm management, genetics and staff training. Mr McLean also operates a feed-mill established to supply pig feed for all farms he manages, grows olives for Extra Virgin Olive Oil production and citrus for fresh fruit production and provides composting of all animal manures on site for own use and by external customers.