James Whiteside steps down from Ausveg CEO role

Ashley Walmsley
By Ashley Walmsley
Updated March 18 2021 - 4:11am, first published March 10 2021 - 5:04am
OUTGOING: James Whiteside has resigned as CEO of Ausveg but will stay on until after Hort Connections in June.

JAMES Whiteside has resigned from his position as Ausveg chief executive officer after five years in the role.


Ashley Walmsley

Ashley Walmsley

Editor, Good Fruit & Vegetables

For more than a decade, Ashley Walmsley has written about Australian agriculture. Having grown up on his parents smallcrops, cane and cattle property in Queensland, but clearly unable to grow anything himself, it was a natural progression for him to pursue a career writing about rural industries. He is currently the editor of Fairfax Media’s only national, fresh produce magazine, Good Fruit & Vegetables, while also covering horticulture stories for the agricultural papers and websites. When not writing about vegetables, fruits and nuts, Ashley enjoys playing and discussing video games from a simpler time, and doing impersonations of ABC radio presenters.

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