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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
One sibling, who decides to become the farmer, or is chosen, is required or chooses to buy out his/her sibling(s) in order to "get" the farm... The client decides on a way forward and we help develop an action plan to ensure a smooth transition... Often a timely intervention as the result of a referral can save a farm family from considerable future stress and anguish...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
The evolution of a farming system should be a function of logical business decision making since the majority of farmers will list profit as a key motivator... While the system that evolves is important, it can never be solely responsible for a profitable outcome... If we look at the skill level of the top 10% of farmers (based on return on capital) we find that their skill profile is very different to that of the average farmer (Figure 5)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
The evolution of a farming system should be a function of logical business decision making since the majority of farmers will list profit as a key motivator... While the system that evolves is important, it can never be solely responsible for a profitable outcome... If we look at the skill level of the top 10% of farmers (based on return on capital) we find that their skill profile is very different to that of the average farmer (Figure 5)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
The evolution of a farming system should be a function of logical business decision making since the majority of farmers will list profit as a key motivator... While the system that evolves is important, it can never be solely responsible for a profitable outcome... If we look at the skill level of the top 10% of farmers (based on return on capital) we find that their skill profile is very different to that of the average farmer (Figure 5)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Benchmarking and Passion: What the top farmers say about their substantial profits mcconnell table 1.. The report illustrates the difference in profitability and production of a group of top farmers compared with the average farmers group... The study has shown that the top farmers are able to consistently produce a higher operating surplus than average farmers and they are able to do this with very similar rainfall, soils, varieties and farm size...
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Catalogue: GRDC 2014 Research Summaries
Australian grain growers respond to the pressure of rising cost of production by adopting and adapting new technologies to narrow the gap between their actual yields (Ya) and their water limited yield potential (Yw)... The project will use annual maps of Ya, Yw and Yg to develop an interactive tool that will enable farmers and their advisers to assess the yield gap of their fields relative to Yw and Ya in their statistical local area (SLA)... The decision to aim for a higher yield is a trade-off between profit and risk...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
P4/S9 and P2/S4 were the two most profitable sequences and, overall, the 'maximum profit - P4' philosophy had the highest mean gross margin... It is logical that those growers that have chosen to have no livestock will have no interest in trialling grazing crops... Overall, the data has indicated that for the biserrula inoculant all of the carrier's have difficulties in carrying enough live rhizobia numbers to adequately nodulate the legume hosts after 3-4 months of dry, hot soil...
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