Farmer Profile

Maximilian Osborn

Maximilian Osborn

 Nimbin NSW 2480, Australia
 New South Wales
North East NSW, Northern NSW, South East Queensland, Queensland Coast, South East Queensland
 Operations Manager - Broadleaf Hemp Farms
 Farm Management, Remote General Store Manager, Horticultural production, Warehousing, Picking & Packing
 4-6 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Market garden 4
  • Specialty Crops 4
  • Broad Acre Cropping 4
  • Orchard 4
  • Viticulture 4
  • Chickens 3
  • Beef 2
  • Other livestock 2
  • Sheep 1
  • Dairy 1
  • Goats 1
  • Other Farming Preferences: Hemp! Syntropic Agroforestry. Timber. Mushrooms. Herbs. Medicinal crops

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Planning 4
  • Cropping 4
  • Business Management 3
  • Human Resources 3
  • Marketing 3
  • Sales 3
  • Agronomy 3
  • Orcharding 3
  • Fencing 3
  • Livestock Mustering 2
  • Book Keeping 2
  • Accounting 2
  • Machinery Operation 2
  • Animal Husbandry 1
  • Other Farming Skills: Soil testing. Irritation.

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Organic 4
  • Biodynamic 4
  • Regenerative 4
  • Permaculture 4
  • Urban 3
  • Grass fed 3
  • Conventional 2
  • Other Farming Methods: Syntropic, Natural Sequence, Keyline

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Lease
  • Share Farm
  • Vendor Finance

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

Studying, working, business developments, proposals, researching, canvasing local farms and networking

Why are you passionate about farming?

To build nutrient rich soils and produce using organic and natural methods, regenate farms and landscape and increase carbon sequestration

Best days of being a farmer:

Northern Rivers/Northern NSW Broadacre Hemp, Alley cropping, silvopasture, exotic and specialty timber, market garden, medicinal herbs & crops, mushrooms, vermiculture, benificial bacterical production, aquaponics, biochar, greenhouses, R&D laboratory