PCA Farming Services Team

PCA has a highly-skilled team in its Farming Services Department ready to help you!

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Lionel Wieck

Grower Relationships / Logistics Co-Ordinator
B.Bus. (Accounting), CPA, Registered Tax Agent

Lionel has been involved in agribusiness enterprises with a turnover from $20 million to $120 million for 25 years at middle and senior management levels. He has been at PCA since 1986 in Finance and Farming Services management roles. His current role covers Farmers Stock supply and logistics support (contract planting and harvesting services) for all regions except the Northern Territory.

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Dr Graeme Wright

Peanut Breeding, Seed & Innovation
B.Rur.Sc. (Hons), Ph.D. (Agronomy)

Graeme is responsible for peanut breeding, the Pure Seed program and innovation. He is responsible for the introduction, breeding and evaluation of new peanut varieties with improved quality, disease resistance and yield performance throughout Australian production areas. He also co-ordinates applied R&D for other crops, farming systems and internal processing within the company including projects on maize, rice, functional foods, flavour assessment and carbon emission reduction technologies in collaboration with other R&D providers across the country.

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Dan O’Connor

Seed Agronomist
B.App.Sc (Hons)

Dan is based in Kingaroy and works closely with seed and commercial growers to develop and co-ordinate peanut supply. He also supports the breeding program and is responsible for demonstration trails of new varieties. Dan had worked in the peanut breeding program since 2008, before progressing to the seed agronomy role. He is also devilishly handsome and a solid opening bat for the Wooroolin Warriors.

If you’d like assistance from our Farming Services team, contact PCA on (07) 4162-6311 or by email.