Glenn McDonald
Research Scientist
Glenn McDonald

My role in the department

Glenn is a Research Scientist working in crop and soil science and based in the southern WA wheatbelt. The projects he’s working on are aimed at reducing the effect of soil constraints and improving the efficiency and profitability of grain growers.

Contact information

+61 (0)8 9892 8524
+61 (0)429 105 512

My background

Glenn has more than 20 years experience in the WA grains industry in a variety of roles. These range from private research contracts, oat agronomy, cereal physiology (waterlogging/drought), soil health, developing practical tools for growers and group facilitation.


  • Soil Engineering

Key Expertise

Oat agronomy, cereal physiology, facilitation, group development, industry development, grains research, soil health, cereal diseases, social media, leadership


  • BSc (Agriculture) (Hons), University of Western Australia

My articles

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Thursday, 15 June 2017 - 10:10am
Friday, 29 April 2022 - 2:59pm