Our People 

AgEtal - Our Team - Ken Cunliffe

Ken Cunliffe

BSc (Agric), MSc (Botany)
Managing Director

Ken has a passion for biology and more than 30 years of experience in the seed industry. This is reinforced with a degree in agriculture and an MSc. Ken has many years of field research, agronomy, and seed and grain testing experience. The AgEtal  laboratory is founded on this broad spectrum of high level agricultural expertise.

Luanne Cunliffe

BSc (Agric), BComm, CPA 
Director (Finance and Administration)

Luanne is a management accountant who has achieved a CPA and gained over 20 years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping and computer training. Luanne has extensive experience using her skills to support the agricultural sector including working directly with farmers to develop their systems.

Kathryn Redmond

Seed Analyst

Kathryn has a degree in sustainable agriculture with interests in pasture and livestock, science and microbiology. 

Adele Jones


Adele brings over twenty years' experience in microbial biotechnology to the team and leads AgEtal's molecular assay development. 

Chandima Karunatilake

BScQS, Cert IV Laboratory Techniques
Seed Analyst

Chandima brings a wealth of international experience to our laboratory and plies her knowledge as a Seed Analyst. 



BSc (Micro)
Pathology Analyst

Rachel is skilled in micro and molecular biology for pathology diagnostics and brings an aptitude for critical thinking and problem solving to the laboratory setting.

Lana Nash


Quality Officer/Seed Analyst

Lana operates in a diverse role that includes technical support for microbiology, as a seed analyst in our Seed and Grain Laboratory and most importantly as AgEtal's Quality Officer.

William Knight

BSc (Plant and Ag Science, Environment and Sustainability)
Seed Analyst

William is passionate about sustainability and reducing his impact on the environment.  

Diana Sanchez

BSc (Biology)
Seed Analyst/Field Technician

Avril Herdon

Finance Officer

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There are currently no positions available. However, we are always looking for exceptional people. Visit our careers page for more information on working at AgEtal.

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If you would prefer not to complete this form online, you can download or print the form.

Simply complete the form on paper, attach to your sample and post or deliver to AgEtal.

If you require testing to full ISTA methods (i.e. 4 reps instead of 2) or for OIC/BIC please use the ISTA form.

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Simply book online for all your seed and grain testing then drop off or post the sample to our lab.

Please be sure about the tests you require before submitting your Request for Analysis. *See our Cancellation Policy
Test results have a fast turnaround and are available online.

Request for your samples to be analysed in three easy steps.

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to your sample.
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sample to AgEtal.

Attach the form to your sample. Post or deliver the sample to AgEtal. For fast turnaround, please deliver samples before 3:30pm.

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We have received your request for analysis, don't forget to print and sign the receipt below to attach to your samples. Send or deliver your samples to our laboratory. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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* Abbreviations: Purity = P  Germination = G  Vigour = V  Tetrazolium = Tz  |  Weed Search = WS

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Test results have a fast turnaround and are available online.

Please remember to complete the final steps when you submit this form.

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to your sample.

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sample to AgEtal.

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Contact AgEtal Agricultural Testing Laboratory

Get in contact with our laboratory to book an analysis or learn more about our testing.

Phone 07 4633 3223

Courier 9/24 Carroll St Toowoomba QLD 4350

Auspost PO Box 7135 Toowoomba South 4350

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday
8:30am to 5:00pm

Saturday & Sunday
Closed to the public

Counting is done every day – after hours drop off box available.

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