Farmer Profile

John Hay

John Hay

 Brisbane
 Queensland
Northern NSW, North Queensland, South East Queensland, Queensland Coast, South East Queensland
 Electrician
 Jeweller Mine labouring Cable jointing
 0-1 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Market garden 4
  • Chickens 4
  • Specialty Crops 4
  • Goats 4
  • Viticulture 3
  • Sheep 2
  • Beef 2
  • Other livestock 1
  • Dairy 1
  • Broad Acre Cropping 1
  • Other Farming Preferences: None

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Lease
  • Share Farm
  • Vendor Finance

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

At present I have an urban scale farm with chickens stocked pond and a vast orchid I grow seasonal vegies

Why are you passionate about farming?

I love being outside with nature amongst the gardens

Best days of being a farmer:

I really love northern nsw hinterland the pockets of rainforest mixed with the green fertile hills would be ideal