Linda Eldredge - shearing shedELDREDGE AND ASSOCIATES PTY LTD has emerged as a highly effective, efficient and innovative consultancy business specialising in the rural and regional sectors, providing:


  • Quality Business planning
  • Succession planning
  • Accredited Training
  • Lecturing services

Encompassing the fundamentals of:

  • Sound financial analysis
  • Superior relationship building
  • Innovative, real time production and management



Nuffield Scholar 2012
Managing Director – Eldredge and Associates Consulting and Training


2012 Nuffield Scholar, Linda Eldredge co-owns and co-manages farming properties just west and north of the Clare Valley in South Australia. This combined with her education and vast range of knowledge across finance and agribusiness has seen Linda being acknowledged as a highly skilled lecturer and consultant with exceptional communication skills and the practical ability to connect and communicate with the rural community on all levels.

Linda Eldredge is a passionate advocate of rural businesses and rural families and believes that change and growth must come from within.  Whilst she is a very familiar figure on Government and Industry Boards, her greatest impact is working with the heart of agri-business… at the ground level.

A skilled business analyst who has developed multiple analytic tools, her greatest strength is her communication skills and her ability to connect with all members of the agri-business. She strongly believes in empowering the business and individuals through data, production, analytic tools and personal profiling to create their own unique business model that values relationships, opportunities, optimism and sustainable business profit.

Managing Director of an innovative training and consultancy business, Linda is a very popular and inspiring lecturer who has developed dynamic accredited training programs, bringing together a highly skilled, collaborative team of specialist consultants/lecturers and local regional coordinators. To date over one thousand agri-business managers have been educated, engaged and entertained in achieving their Diploma & Advanced Diploma qualifications through her training programs.

Mother, Farm Owner/Manager, Managing Director and Nuffield Scholar, Linda has spent the last 2 years travelling the world as a Nuffield scholar searching for new and innovative cloud based analytic tools to assist bringing management and production together, in real time, in the paddock.


  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Management (Rural and Regional Sectors)
  • Bachelor of Rural Enterprise Management
  • Advanced Diploma in Rural Enterprise Management
  • Accredited Myers Briggs
  • Accredited Team Management Profiles
  • Certificate 4 in Training and Assessment