A challenge for you: do we make the high level investment in genetics or do we make an equal value investment in management skills?
Are you putting off the hard conversations with your team?
Our world is occupied with the immediate, labour availability, supply chain frustrations, floods and inflation, to name a few? Where’s the long term discussion?
We are all talking about the economy in a language reminiscent of years gone by rising inflation and rising interest rates, and while it may not be the most interesting, it has a higher profile than last year.
Two points dominate the Ag conversation, another La Nina and "I can't get staff".
How often do we hear that diversification is an appropriate means to manage risk, minimise our exposure to changing market and environmental conditions?
Do we make decisions, or look for justification for decisions we have already made?
The conversation around Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) has been both extensive and emotional - the heightened threat has exposed a number of concerns and, if I may summarise a potential impact:
Economically - $100bn
Socially - I don't want to go there, ...
How can an advisory board help your farming business?
Agriculture is awash with technology and innovation. Investing in AgTech has become one of the most significant decisions we can make given the increasing volatility of the environment we operate in.
Removing complacency in your farm business
Putting the 'success' into succession