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Soils for Life aims to encourage and support the wide adoption of regenerative landscape management by Australian farmers and land managers. To achieve this, we seek out leading practice in landscape management - where positive economic, environmental and...
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Events | Soils for Life
- David Marsh, Soils for Life Board Member and celebrated Boorowa farmer
- David Marsh, Boorowa farmer and Soils for Life Board Member
Who are We? | Soils for Life
David Marsh is a family farmer from Boorowa NSW and has managed his home property, Allendale, since 1971.
Allendale was formerly a cropping and livestock operation but now runs livestock only.
David holds a Masters of Sustainable Agriculture (Sydney University, Orange 2001).
He brings his long experience as a grazier and conservationist and his 15 years as an holistic management practitioner to the Soils for Life Board.
is a former winner of Central West Conservation Farmer of the Year, a former member NSW Native Vegetation Advisory Council, a former Founding Chair Boorowa Community Landcare group.
has recently retired after an eight year term as Board Member of Lachlan CMA
is currently a Committee member Carbon Farmers of Australia.
In recent years David
has addressed farmer groups in NSW, Queensland, Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia, hosted many bus tours of the farm and been asked to speak at regional conferences on healthy soils, people in the landscape, exploring issues on soil carbon, biodiversity, salinity and managing for improved landscape function.
writes a regular blog in support of regenerative landscape management as a coordinating member of the Alliance for Regenerative Landscapes
& Social Health (ARLASH).
Read David's blog.
Media Coverage | Soils for Life
A WWF report has found that out of 5,815 individual eco-systems across the continent, 2,764 could be considered threatened under new criteria set out by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)... One of those trying to balance conservation with the daily pressures of running a farm, is beef producer David Marsh from Boorowa in southern New South Wales. [David Marsh is a member of the Soils for Life Board.]
Read more and listen online...
06 NOV 14 THE AUSTRALIAN - Land-care theory a growing attraction for farmers
and Mary Marsh have a simple philosophy in managing their cattle property near Boorowa in NSW.
Look after the land and it will look after you. [David Marsh is a member of the Soils for Life Board.]
Read more online or download PDF copy...
Regenerating Our Landscape | Soils for Life Blog
Yesterday, in partnership with the National Landcare Facilitator, we hosted Part 1 of our three part webinar series on Regenerating Australia's Soils.
Our presenters were The Hon. Michael Jeffery, Mike Grundy and David Marsh
DAVID MARSH - grazier from near Boorowa in NSW, former board member of the Lachlan CMA, Landcare member.
ABC Radio National on Carbon Farming
The program will feature Soils for Life case study participant, Colin Seis and Board Member David Marsh who are practising regenerative methods not aligned to conventional farming with positive results, regardless of carbon farming initiative challenges.