Farmer Profile

Collin & Krystal Beath

Collin & Krystal Beath

 Rockhampton QLD, Australia
 4
 Queensland
Northern NSW, West NSW, North Queensland, West Queensland, South East Queensland, Riverina, North East Vic, North West Vic, East WA, North WA, North West WA, All Areas
 Ruralpreneur & Heavy Earthmoving operator / supervisor.
 Self employed rural property Lesee, Property Manager, Head Stockman Underground Mining Statutory Official, Machinery Operator, Commercial Helicopter Pilot
 10-15 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Sheep 4
  • Beef 4
  • Other livestock 4
  • Goats 3
  • Broad Acre Cropping 2
  • Market garden 1
  • Chickens 1
  • Specialty Crops 1
  • Dairy 1
  • Viticulture 1
  • Other Farming Preferences: Full operational management and leases including all livestock, plant and machinery

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Business Management 4
  • Livestock Mustering 4
  • Animal Husbandry 4
  • Machinery Operation 4
  • Planning 4
  • Fencing 4
  • Human Resources 3
  • Sales 3
  • Accounting 3
  • Cropping 2
  • Marketing 2
  • Agronomy 2
  • Book Keeping 2
  • Orcharding 1
  • Other Farming Skills: Infrastructure installation and maintenance. Pasture development. Water infrastructure development and maintenance. Development of Operational & Management Plans. Budgeting and Forecasting

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Conventional 4
  • Organic 4
  • Regenerative 4
  • Grass fed 4
  • Biodynamic 2
  • Urban 1
  • Permaculture 1
  • Other Farming Methods: Operational Lease

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Lease
  • Share Farm
  • Vendor Finance

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

Biographies Completed Experience outlined Full operational and management plans completed. Property selection and associated due diligence Sale market research and forward contract attainment. Investment strategies and structures established ready for implementation. Information Memorandum developed and vetted. Continual sourcing of investors, investment partnerships and opportunities

Why are you passionate about farming?

To help retain rural industries and farm lands as Australian owned and operated Offer our children the opportunity to become both farmers and land holders if they so desire To enter the rural industry on a full time basis. Support and help others trying do the same. Offer support, business and operational management plan development, budgetary formation and implementation along with mentoring of others seeking entry into the Australian Agricultural Landscape. To provide opportunity for people to enter the industry we love, and become as passionate about living and working in it as we are.

Best days of being a farmer:

Geographic positioning of our dream farm/station would be in a position which is effective and productive enough to be sustainable long term. The ideal location i guess will be the place we can achieve this on. Working for yourself and finishing the day doing what you love with the people you love with a feeling of fulfillment.