Dr. Ian Lean
Dr. Ian Lean has had an extremely impactful career in cattle science and production, affecting many aspects of animal and dairy enterprise management and advocated strongly for the dairy and beef industries. He is MD of Scibus, a highly respected consultancy and research company, MD of the feed company Cows-R-Us and adjunct professor at the University of Sydney.
Dr. Lean’s research has achieved international recognition in the areas of production, health, well-being and profitability. He has maintained a strong interest in the economics and methods of production and published on these over time. Awards include the Gilruth Medal (the Australian Veterinary Professions highest award), Australian Dairy Science Award and recently the American Feed Industry Association Award from the American Dairy Science Association.