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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Business planning also means life planning.. "Having your affairs in order can make a big difference by alleviating stress in a time when emotions are stretched," Mr Robertson says... Every adult needs to consider making an enduring power of attorney that enables financial decisions to be made during a temporary illness or permanent incapacity, Mr Robertson says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Brad Jones, of Tammin, is part of a GRDC Kwinana East Regional Cropping Solutions Network project investigating key drivers of top-performing farm businesses in WA's eastern wheatbelt... "Using liquid products, we can sow up to 600ha of crop per day, which is about 100ha/day faster than we could achieve with granular fertiliser and has cut our total seeding time to about 15 days if the weather is good," he says... Brad says a range of broad-scale herbicides are used in the fallow to remove herbicide-resistant weeds to make way for dry sowing when the paddock returns to production, typically in a rotation of fallow/cereal/cereal/canola and hay/legumes...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Brad Jones, of Tammin, is part of a GRDC Kwinana East Regional Cropping Solutions Network project investigating key drivers of top-performing farm businesses in WA's eastern wheatbelt... "Using liquid products, we can sow up to 600ha of crop per day, which is about 100ha/day faster than we could achieve with granular fertiliser and has cut our total seeding time to about 15 days if the weather is good," he says... Brad says a range of broad-scale herbicides are used in the fallow to remove herbicide-resistant weeds to make way for dry sowing when the paddock returns to production, typically in a rotation of fallow/cereal/cereal/canola and hay/legumes...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Farm Business continuity - key factors for taking farm businesses into the future.. Significant impacts on the family can occur when all decisions are made based on the business and its needs... When family members in a business make the majority of their decisions considering the impacts on business only , the family is often left bearing the negative consequences of these decisions...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
KEY POINTS A business plan should outline where you are now, where you want to go and how you are going to get there... Business planning provides a process for putting your vision for the business into writing and action... A SWOT analysis is a great tool for analysing your business and determining goals and actions...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Succession planning must be seen as an ongoing process of high-quality human resource management.. The approach applies equally to consulting businesses as it does to farming businesses... The three basic principles we applied are: everyone in the business knows their role and responsibility clearly and is rewarded the capital contributed or used by the business (in the case of RMCG the buildings) are rented from the owners of the capital the profit is distributed after everyone is rewarded and the capital is rented based on this share of ownership of the business...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Develop a pulse plan to meet customer demand.. While planning for the 2015 cropping program is in full swing, Pulse Australia is urging growers to consider their pulse marketing plan at the start of the season, rather than the end, for the best decision-making and results... Most importantly Ms Raynes said that pule marketing is extremely unpredictable and growers should perform due diligence to ensure they're selecting an appropriate marketing company; know whether the marketing company is a member of Grain Trade Australia (GTA), who is backing the company, and confirm they are financially secure...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Farm Business continuity - key factors for taking farm businesses into the future.. Significant impacts on the family can occur when all decisions are made based on the business and its needs... When family members in a business make the majority of their decisions considering the impacts on business only , the family is often left bearing the negative consequences of these decisions...
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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
Farmers must be valued for their skills as primary land managers... If we opened up the membership of our farming organisations in this way, but kept the decision base small so as not to become unwieldy or be overtaken by other agendas, I believe farmers would have more clout... I saw numerous examples in Europe of under utilized land going backwards due to the owners effectively being park rangers, rather than farmers...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Hit the hotline for grain storage advice and avoid costly problems.. We recommend that growers seek advice from an expert via the hotline to make sure their storage systems and practices are going to be adequate.".. Caption: By planning ahead and seeking expert advice before grain goes into the silos, growers can avoid costly storage issues...
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