Capability Statement

Agribusiness Valuations

Our Services


Preston Rowe Paterson is one of Australia’s most experienced and well regarded property valuation service companies, with expertise across the full spectrum of property classes.

In addition to our market leading agribusiness valuation service we also specialise in independent valuation and advisory services, providing value-added solutions to a wide range of property decision makers and stakeholders.
We offer the following services to our clients:

• Business Administration and Insolvency Valuations
• Compulsory Acquisition Advice
• Depreciation Schedules (for taxation purposes)
• Expert Witness / Litigation Support
• Family Law Property Valuations
• Financial Reporting Valuations
• Investment Portfolio Valuations
• Insurance Assessments
• Lease/Rental Determinations
• Mortgage Security Valuations
• Plant and Equipment Valuations
• Pre-Purchase and Pre-Sale Due Diligence Valuations / Advice
• Rating and Taxation Advice
• Statutory Land Value Assessments


Independent advice is at our core. As a genuine independent provider of valuation and advisory services for our clients, we understand and appreciate the unique challenges and opportunities that arise when making financial decisions related to property.


We have an experienced team of qualified property professionals dedicated to the agribusiness property sector. Our valuers are part of the community and have expert local regional knowledge and the industries we operate within. Many of our agribusiness team are experienced in agricultural production, which provides unique and valuable insights into the agribusiness sector.


We seek to exceed the expectations of our clients, our people and our industry. We are dedicated to ensuring that all assignments completed are of the highest quality and satisfy all client requirements. We employ have stringent quality assurance measures.

Our clients and sectors

Extending from key lending institutions to family owned farming businesses to institutional agricultural investors, we work with a broad range of clients.

We have a demonstrated history of delivering property valuation and consultancy services to a broad range of clients including government entities, listed corporations, major financial institutions, private companies, private investors and lending institutions.

With a focus on engagement and collaboration, we combine our knowledge from internal and external market databases, as well as our extensive networks and resources, to deliver independent, objective and highly dependable valuations.

Our agricultural experitse covers the following sectors:

Broadacre Agricultural:
• Broadacre cropping
• Dryland grazing property
• Dryland mixed farming property
• Intensive irrigation property

• Dairy farms
• Out paddocks
Intensive Livestock Facilities:
• Broiler/poultry farms
• Feedlots
• Piggeries
• Thoroughbred and equine facilities

Agricultural Processing:
• Bulk grain storage
• Grain processing facilities
Environmental Land:
• Conservation properties with specific landscape attribute values
• Properties with covenants and
other land use restrictions

• Market gardens
• Olive groves
• Stone fruit orchards
• Viticulture

Plant and Machinery:
• All non-fixed plant and equipment
• Specialised equipment

Renewable Energy:
• Wind farms
• Solar farms

Water Property Rights and Entitlements:
• Ground water irrigation licenses
• Scheme water entitlements
• Surface water irrigation licenses

Specialised Assets:
As required

Quality Assurance

We are dedicated to ensuring that all assignments are of the highest quality and satisfy all client requirements. We have implemented several quality assurance measures to ensure we guarantee the desired outcome.

Director & Senior Personnel Involvement
Any project that is conducted by PRP is overseen from start to finish by experienced senior personnel to ensure a maximum level of task experience. Projects are allocated based on their level of experience and suitability for the task.

Best Practice Standards
All PRP property professionals are members of the Australian Property Institute (API) and our valuation processes have been developed in line with API standards.

Quality Assurance Department
PRP has a nationally appointed and dedicated team of experienced senior valuers to oversee our internal Quality Assurance.

Independently Audited
Our Quality Assurance programs have been independently audited by a member of external professional bodies including the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and Property Institute of New Zealand.

Professional Indemnity Insurance
All PRP offices maintain current PI Insurance and have a limit of liability for $10,500,000 on any one claim and $21,000,000 in aggregate. Certificates of currency are available on request.