Are you an Entomologist or Horticulturalist who is tired of ”working for the man” and possesses a desire to be self-employed? Or perhaps a Graduate who can’t find a fulltime job in your chosen career? If so, then this Integrated Pest Management business could just be the opportunity for you.
Tablelands Integrated Pest Management has been established for almost 17 years, with some thirty active orchardist clients, all located around Mareeba, Dimbulah and Mutchilba, on the scenic Atherton Tablelands. Each orchard is visited fortnightly, providing detailed pest status reports and making recommendations on control options. Apart from the working owner, two part-time staff, one clerical and one field assistant, are employed.
Other features of this unique business opportunity include:
•Great outdoors working environment - no computers, meetings or traffic jams
•Existing healthy trading relationships in place with the farming and rural community
•Sought-after service with extra business opportunities declined due to workload management issues, highlighting growth potential
•Journey plan could be re-configured to structure a 7 day fortnight, with no loss of income
•Rewarding profession with outcomes aimed at reducing pesticide and improving fruit quality
•Very healthy bottom line considering lifestyle owner input
•Unlimited mentoring and non-compete contract clause
The exiting owner is prepared to offer a generous training period for the business transition. Assets in the sale include a Nissan Navara Dual Cab diesel utility, new trailer, new quad bike and a complete documentation of the technical aspects of the business.
Entomologists or Horticulturalist are being offered a substantial income, whilst savouring the benefits of an idyllic Atherton Tablelands’ lifestyle.