Farmer Profile

David Campbell

David Campbell

 Goondiwindi, QLD, Australia
 Queensland
South East Queensland, North East NSW, Northern NSW
 Farm manager Irrigation/dryland/cattle
 Mechanic Contract harvesting Banana farmer
 4-6 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Market garden 4
  • Other livestock 4
  • Sheep 4
  • Beef 4
  • Viticulture 4
  • Chickens 4
  • Specialty Crops 4
  • Mixed Farming 4
  • Orchard 4
  • Pig Farming 3
  • Goats 3
  • Dairy 3
  • Aquaculture 3
  • Broad Acre Cropping 3
  • Horse Breeding 1
  • Sugar Cane 1
  • Cotton 1
  • Rice 1
  • Other Farming Preferences: None

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Sales 4
  • Planning 4
  • Animal Husbandry 4
  • Machinery Operation 4
  • Business Management 3
  • Livestock Mustering 3
  • Marketing 3
  • Orcharding 3
  • Book Keeping 3
  • Accounting 3
  • Cropping 3
  • Agronomy 2
  • Fencing 2
  • Human Resources 1
  • Other Farming Skills: None

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Grass fed 4
  • Conventional 3
  • Permaculture 3
  • Organic 2
  • Biodynamic 2
  • Regenerative 2
  • Urban 1
  • Other Farming Methods: None

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Lease
  • Share Farm
  • Vendor Finance

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

Managing a large 36000acre mixed property as well as being involved in the family wheat/cattle farm and banana grove

Why are you passionate about farming?

Growing/producing a product

Best days of being a farmer:

We are open to any area, coming from a diverse background and currently going into a 6th year of drought. The goal would to move onto a mixed farming operation. The ability to produce a range of high quality products progressing towards more sustainable farming practices