John Friend is a Rural Sales Specialist, Licensed Real Estate and Stock & Station Agent as well a Real Estate, Machinery and Livestock Auctioneer. John has a wealth of experience in agribusiness both in property sales and associated livestock marketing and procurement. During his career, John has successfully sold more than 200 million dollars’ worth of properties and many more commercial and industrial land aggregations.
Some of John’s notable property sales include Bangate Station at Walgett, Strathaven Station in the Gulf Country, Atherton Red Claw Farms, Tabletop Station Croydon, Dripping Rock at Gunnedah, and Glenholme Station at Ungarie. John has also sold many agribusiness enterprises across Northern NSW including the drive-in theatre at Casino, Cordial Factory at Casino along with several dairy farms on the North Coast. John has developed and maintained many contacts across Australia at a corporate level as well as producer, processor, and overseas investors to call upon when marketing rural properties and investment properties. Livestock can be also marketed through Johns extensive contacts in the feed lotting, processor, and re-stockers. John also has many contacts in the stud cattle arena and can supply stud bulls, cows, and replacement Heifers.
With an in-depth knowledge of beef production, John is able to offer advice on carrying capacities, fodder capabilities and machinery required to carry out production for prospective investors which undoubtedly ads a level of service that is hard to match. Where required, John can also organise and carry out clearance sales services, market and sell.