Farmer Profile

Matt Allworth

Matt Allworth

 Clunes NSW 2480, Australia
 New South Wales
Northern NSW
 Retired veterinarian
 Veterinarian, horticulture
 6-10 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Lease
  • Share Farm
  • Vendor Finance

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

My 5ac.... Silver perch in 80kL pool. House orchards. Mulberry vineyard. Dragon fruit fence lines. Sugar cane patches. Native edibles. Rainforest regen in gully.

Why are you passionate about farming?

Building a food forest. Sustainability

Best days of being a farmer:

Variable: combinations of, but not exclusively, pruning, weeding, harvesting, propagation, watering, sharing. Goldilocks weather, moist soil. Pretty sunsets.