SAGIT Management

Malcolm Buckby

SAGIT Project Manager Malcolm is the Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society’s Manager of the Rural Services Division. He is based at the Royal Adelaide Showground and undertakes executive officer services for a number of rural organisations, including SAGIT.

Contact Malcolm on (08) 8210 5230 and [email protected]


Allan Mayfield

SAGIT Scientific Officer Allan Mayfield brings extensive agronomy and farming knowledge and 40 years of experience in government and as an independent agronomic consultant to his role as SAGIT Scientific Officer. Allan has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and PhD in Plant Pathology. He was instrumental in setting up the Hart Field Site and starting precision agriculture and associated research in South Australia. His industry involvement is extensive and includes seven years as a GRDC Southern Panel member, six years as research coordinator for SPAA (Southern Precision Agriculture Australia) and 10 years as the research manager for the Hart Field Site Group. In addition to his role with SAGIT, he assists the Grains Research and Development Corporation in project management. He is a life member of the Crop Science Society of SA, a fellow of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science & Technology, and a Churchill Fellow 2002.

Contact Allan on 0418 818 569 and [email protected]

Kenton Inns

SAGIT Account Manager Kenton Inns is a chartered accountant, fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia, tax agent and holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Adelaide. He specialises in taxation consulting and business services to small to medium businesses. His role for SAGIT includes managing the accounting and reporting functions to meet the requirements of the PIFS regulations.

Contact Kenton on 0407 257 766 and [email protected]