With a background in agriculture, Emma Leonard, proprietor of AgriKnowHow, has over 25 years experience communicating technical information to agricultural and horticultural audiences in Australia and the UK. Working from a farm in South Australia she is in touch with modern farming practices and land managers and speaks their language.
Qualifications and awards include:
BSc Agriculture (Hons) - University of Plymouth, Nuffield Farming Scholar (UK), Churchill Fellow (UK),
Associate of the Royal Agricultural Societies (UK)
Major projects include:
- Editor of Precision Ag News for SPAA-Society of Precision Agriculture Australia 2006 – present (http://www.spaa.com.au/newsletters.php)
- Editor Ground Cover Supplements for The Grains Research and Development Corporation 2006-2012 (http://goo.gl/dAco0Z)
- Project manager/editor of 80 fact sheets 2008-2012 (http://www.grdc.com.au/Resources/Factsheets?pg=11&all=0)
- Better Soils – 6 hands-on-training workshops and support material for SA Advisory Board of Agriculture - 1998-2002 (including 48 page soil management manual and video (http://soilwater.com.au/bettersoils)
- AEXCO - 2nd edition of Producing Quality Oat Hay, originally produced for Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (https://rirdc.infoservices.com.au/items/06-002 )Other clients include:
- Coretext - technical writing – grains, livestock, aquaculture, 2004-present
- South Australian Research and Development Institute - fact sheets, field day displays, media articles, publications
- New South Wales Government - communication management, liaison, branding, evaluation tools
- Australian Dairy Conference - marketing and sponsorship 2005
- Rabobank - media articles, farmer case studies, web content
- Dairy Australia - feature articles on leading dairy geneticists
AgriKnowHow brings together teams of experienced professionals - writers - technical, social and media, proof readers, photographers, designers and audio visual specialists to produce high quality, cost effective, integrated communication solutions.
We provide services to clients across Australia.