Services Available

» Grain 

Malt Barley 
Riordan Grain Services specialises in the marketing of all malt barley varieties. We provide forward contracts as well as cash prices. We offer storage at our strategically located storage sites. We welcome enquires to discuss varieties, barley specifications, storage options, transport and the benefits of selling directly to the end-user. We can guarantee you our personalised service at all times.

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Feed Barley 
Riordan Grain Services market feed barley direct to feedlots, stock feed mills and supply to export markets in both containers through Lara and bulk cargos out of major ports along the East Coast of Australia. 

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Riordan Grain Services are buyers of all grades of wheat directly off farm and in the warehouse system. We market wheat in containers direct to Australian exporters throughout Eastern Australian. Wheat is also marketed into the domestic feed and flour industries. 

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Meals and Pulses 
Riordan Grain Services trade in meals and pulses direct from crushing plants and growers to intensive live stock Industries and Stock Feed Mills. 

For any meal or pulse enquiries, please contact or

»  For all grain enquiries please visit the Grain Pricing page

» Transport

At Riordan Grain Services we own and manage a large transport fleet of modern, Mass Management accredited, reliable trucks with a team of professional drivers. Our maintenance program and driver training is Trucksafe accredited. Our fleet is equipped with Satellite navigation technology which enables us to monitor and plan truck movements from the office in the most time efficient way. Using this system, trucks can receive their load instructions without a phone call and send back their weight details to the office after each job where information is processed immediately.

To complement our own transport division, we also have access to over thirty various sized trucks, sourced through our subcontractors to cover the periods of greatest demand.

Having our own transport division allows us to provide an efficient on-farm harvest pick-up service, as well as timely deliveries during the year to complement your grain-marketing program as well as transporting your on-farm fertiliser requirements. Transport, both to and from farm, is available.

Riordan Grain Services have the ability to transport large volumes of grain, offering a competitive alternative to rail for delivery to port. 

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» Export Container Packing / Bulk Imports

Export Containers: 
Riordan Grain Services specialise in packing 20ft containers in bulk. We will either contract pack for a customer with the customers own grain, or alternatively we provide a sourcing, transport and packing service to those customers who require a price delivered container terminal (DCT). Packing can be done at Balliang and Lara facilities, both sites are AQIS accredited, with the ability to pack 600 tonne per day at each site.

Bulk Imports: 
We are in a position to offer a storage and transport service for those customers who are looking to Import bulk stockfeeds (meals and pellets) and fertilisers. We have storage sheds that are AQIS Approved Premises for storage of these bulk imported products. We are also in the process of obtaining AQIS Accreditation for the storage of imported whole coarse grains.

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» Download the Export Container Packing Service PDF

» Storage and Treatment

Riordan Grain Services has a number of storage sites, owned and leased, both in Victoria as well as NSW. Our main site is located at Head Office, Lara Victoria, where we have 25,000 tonnes of storage, as well as short term storage options in 8 x 400 tonne silos which allows for the provision of any cleaning or insect treatments as required. Storage can be arranged for any client who has a current storage and handling agreement with Riordan Grain Services. 

In addition, we have 7,500 tonne silo storage at Lake Cargelligo in northern NSW and 22,000 tonne silo and bunker storage at Balliang 60km west of Melbourne .

Treatment for weevils in grain can be arranged at Lara for full knockdown treatment. Redelivery of the grain after the withholding period can be arranged or a sale price for the grain can be discussed with one of our traders at any time. 

To obtain a Storage and Handling Agreement or Weevil Treatment Authorisation Form, please contact Leigh Burgess on 03 5220 8821 or email

» Grain Sample Testing

Riordan Grain Services employ SGS as their independent grain samplers who identify, grade, and segregate grains in our silos, so there is no discrepancy of quality between the seller and the buyer of the grain. SGS is a global organisation who provide inspection, verification, testing and certification services which is an important part of the Quality Assurance structure of our business. SGS provide all grain analysis for our export container business and provide the final Quality Certification to our export clients.

If you would like to send a sample to be tested, please post a minimum 2kg sample to:

ATT: Testing Stand 
Riordan Grain Services
P.O Box 27, 
Lara, Vic, 3212

Please include your full contact details, as well as Variety, Tonnes, Crop Year.

» Fuel Services

The Riordan organisation is pleased to announce they have reconnected with fuel distribution by commencing the operation of Riordan Fuels.

The aim of Riordan Fuels is to not only supply quality fuel, mainly diesel, at competitive rates, but to return personal customer service and timely delivery to your bulk fuel requirements.

» Click here to visit the Riordan Fuels website