In this episode of the Talking Business Australia Podcast, co-founders Cath Fowler and Melissa Dickfos chat with Lisa McFayden from Secure Impact.

Lisa is from Condobolin NSW and has a background in valuation, farming and agronomy. She is a mum, wife, farmer’s daughter and lover of life on the land, rural connections and the rural lifestyle.

She is the CEO and Founder of Secure Impact, a rural property and agri asset marketplace to buy, sell, lease, and share farm property.  The platform fills the market gap of connecting farmers, consultants and investors in a streamlined marketplace.

As a finalist in the AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award in 2019, Lisa has a passion for agriculture and she is determined to see farming communities managed in a viable and sustainable manner.

In this episode we cover:

  • Different types of business models
  • Limitations of living regionally 
  • Difficulties of getting people to invest in agriculture
  • Opportunities opening for agriculture as a result of agriculture
  • Advantages of living regionally
  • Highlights of being a business owner in regional Australia
  • You don’t have to live in a city to make something of yourself
  • Making data readily available for farms
  • Helping people find the right agricultural opportunities
  • Looking for the positives in times of hardship
  • Things to think about if you are thinking about moving from metropolitan Australia to regional Australia.  

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