Farmer Profile

Justin Borevitz

Justin Borevitz

 Canberra ACT, Australia
 ACT
West NSW, South East NSW, North West WA
 Professor of Landscape Regeneration, ANU
 vegetable farmer
 10-15 Years

Farming Preferences:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

  • Mixed Farming 4
  • Specialty Crops 3
  • Orchard 3
  • Market garden 2
  • Viticulture 2
  • Chickens 2
  • Aquaculture 2
  • Broad Acre Cropping 2
  • Horse Breeding 1
  • Sugar Cane 1
  • Other livestock 1
  • Pig Farming 1
  • Goats 1
  • Cotton 1
  • Sheep 1
  • Beef 1
  • Dairy 1
  • Rice 1
  • Other Farming Preferences: None

Farming Skills:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farming Methods:

1 = no skill level, 4 = most skill level

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

Farm Opportunities Sought:

  • Equity
  • Share Farm

What have you been doing to get farm ready?

research, site visits, courses

Why are you passionate about farming?

landscape regeneration

Best days of being a farmer:

1.5h from Canberra. restore and regenerate a degraded farm forest, using Precision Regeneration tools, negative gearing and carbon financing. Leave a legacy for next generation, build resilience to climate extremes including soils depty. Eco tourism, biodiversity, recreation, tinyhome. Hobby farm, orchards, winery, local foods.