David Addison (Deputy Chair)

David Addison has been involved with the vegetable industry for over 35 years.

David manages an onion packing, potato and vegetable growing operation based in Moriarty, Tasmania and has done since 1976. Here he has developed his farming business supplying vegetables, potatoes and other products like poppies, cereals, livestock and pyrethrum to both the processing and fresh sectors.

David has also represented the vegetable industry in positions including Vegetable Councillor for the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association, on industry negotiating committees and as a member of the Tasmanian Vegetable Centre Advisory Committee where he currently advises the Tasmanian Institute of Agricultural Research. He is also a past member of the Potato Industry Advisory Committee (IAC).

David was elected to the AUSVEG Board on 15 September 2010.