THE SILOSTOP Tech Team

At Silostop we are dedicated to helping our customers make the best possible silage. While Silostop products have been developed to maintain silage quality through storage and feed out, they can not guarantee high-quality silage at the beginning; that's down to you!

For many years Silostop has been supported by world-renowned silage scientists. In 2014 we recognised that in order to fully support Silostop customers, we needed to expand our technical expertise and provide a team of silage experts to help you with all things silage. 

Tech Team for Farmers

The Silostop Tech Team can provide technical advice by email or telephone to help you achieve the best possible silage quality for your livestock. 

Tech Team for Distributors

Expert technical support is on hand for workshops, trade shows and farm visits. 

To get support from our team, simply use the Contact Us page on this website to provide us with details of your request.

Chris Wacek-Driver

Chris grew up in eastern WI with a dairy and vegetable farm background. She attended the University of Wi…

Professor J Michael Wilkinson PhD

An agriculture graduate from Leeds and Newcastle universities, Mike Wilkinson spent over 10 years at the …

Pat Couillard

Pat grew up in Eastern Wisconsin with a dairy background. He graduated in 1981 from the University of Wis…

Ken Rich

After graduating from the University of Queensland with an ag business degree, Ken worked for various pes…

Rafael Andrade Filho, D.M.V, M.Sc., MBA

Rafael was raised on a small dairy farm in Brazil, helping his father to milk and manage 45 cows. He rece…

Tom Chamberlain PhD

Tom is a private consultant on dairy health and production based in England. He has a BVSc and PhD in Vet…

Jérôme des Diguères

Jérôme is an independent technical consultant in agriculture, forage production, and conservation based i…

Thiago F. Bernardes PhD

Thiago F. Bernardes is a professor in the Department of Animal Science at the Federal University of Lavra…

Jennifer Hitchman

Jennifer is Technical Manager for Silostop based in Shropshire in the UK. She joined Silostop in 2010 as …

Ma. Estela Uriarte Archundia PhD

Estela is a private consultant on Ruminant Nutrition and Forage Preservation in Mexico. She has a B.Sc. d…