Shane Dellavedova was always destined to be in the fertiliser business. Dellavedova Fertilisers, based in central Victoria which was founded by his Grandfather and parents in 1967 and still run by family members today
Shane has always had an interest in agriculture and was happy to work in the family business from a young age. After his formal education and farming apprenticeship, Shane worked full time in the fertiliser business and family farm. In the late 1980’s, Shane took on the management role and has been running the family business ever since. Dellavedova Fertilisers still employs a large number of family members including Shane’s father, uncle, two sons and a daughter-in-law.
Dellavedova Fertilisers is passionate and committed to providing Central Victorian farmers and horticulturalists with contemporary advice, quality products and professional services using the latest research and technology. Fertiliser recommendations are tailored for specific enterprises with the support of Nutrient Advantage Accredited and Fertcare Accredited staff, spreaders and agronomists, while maintaining environmental integrity and sustainability.
Shane has been an active member of the Australian Fertiliser Services’ Association for many years, holding a range of State and National leadership positions. Shane, together with his wife, Jackie, was instrumental in developing the fertiliser industry stewardship program called Fertcare. Fertcare is a nationally recognised training and accreditation program striving to achieve best practice in fertiliser supply, advice and contract application, thereby promoting productivity while protecting the environment.
Shane's contact details
Mobile: 0427 349 088