Managed Grain Pools for Australian Growers

Managed Pools for all grades of Wheat, Canola and Feed Barley.


AvantAgri has sites at EP and Elmore Field Days in 2016

Drop in and talk to Malcolm.




AvantAgri Australia P/L is an Australian owned and operated business, established by Peter Woods and Malcolm Bartholomaeus.

In 2013, former Wheat Exports Australia (WEA) CEO, Peter Woods, and grain marketing consultant Malcolm Bartholomaeus, combined forces to form AvantAgri Australia Pty Ltd, to provide innovative grain marketing solutions for Australian grain growers.

The Principals combined have 75 years’ experience in agriculture, agribusiness and the grains industry. During their careers they have been; grain growers, agribusiness consultants, farm managers, price risk management consultant, Lectured at Sydney University, University of  New England, Lincoln College and Roseworthy Agricultural College, traded grain and stock feed, Federal Government wheat regulator, established funded and operated grain pools.

Peter has 40 years’ experience in agribusiness, in senior management positions and consulting. As CEO of the Federal Government regulator, Wheat Exports Australia (WEA) Peter was responsible for strategic and risk based auditing of bulk wheat exporters on risk management practices, finances, chartering, shipping stems and grain pools. Peter has managed corporate farming operations in the Riverina.

Malcolm is a grain grower, and was the founder of the Callum Downs Commodity News Grain Report, and from 2010 to June 2013 produced the Profarmer Australia Grain Report. He has spent 25 years analysing pool performance, benchmarking pools, and critiquing the features of various pool offerings, all from the perspective of the grower.


AvantAgri Pool Pty Ltd offers managed pools for all grades of Wheat, Canola and Feed Barley.

The Pools offered are:

  • A Traditional Pool medium term – TP.
  • A 3 month short term pool – MP3.
  • A 6 month medium term pool – MP6.
  • A 9 month longer term pool – MP9.
  • A Post-Harvest Pool – PHP.

There are three payment options available for the MPs:

  • Harvest advance; or
  • Monthly payments; or
  • Deferred payments.


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