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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Dubbo (NSW) farmers Greg and Angela O'Brien will offer their perspectives on succession of the family farm when they speak at the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Farm Business Update on October 15... Another keynote speaker will be Neville Brady from Bunch Consulting, Swan Hill (Victoria), who will look at the four key areas for improving the farm business... The Farm Business Update in Adelaide will also provide a unique opportunity for growers and advisers to network with leading industry professionals...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Dubbo (NSW) farmers Greg and Angela O'Brien will offer their perspectives on succession of the family farm when they speak at the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Farm Business Update on October 15... Another keynote speaker will be Neville Brady from Bunch Consulting, Swan Hill (Victoria), who will look at the four key areas for improving the farm business... The Farm Business Update in Adelaide will also provide a unique opportunity for growers and advisers to network with leading industry professionals...
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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
I believe that Suzanne's comment reflected that while the board and directors had a well-managed and profitable business run in a responsible manner, they had lost touch with public perception and had not recognised or understood that the community now had a different expectation to how water resources are managed... What surprised me with this research was that it was being duplicated in neighbouring states, and that neither trial work had a control plot where a crop was grown under "best management practice" with the yield, response, and economic outcomes being measured against the other trial work... With the communication phase of succession, I believe we need to receive the affirmation of all parties included...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
When considering how to attract the next generation to your business it is important to firstly understand the attributes of each generation, their motivators and be able to accommodate their needs and interests in a way which will be very different to when you returned home to the family farm business... If you can offer a work environment which takes these factors into consideration we guarantee you will not have a problem attracting the next generation back to your business... 5. Learning is very important to this next generation and they appreciate and believe in the need to keep learning to progress the business...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
If as business owners we do not recognise the relationship and interaction of these cycles, then we will fail to make the decisions early enough in order to survive the pressure they put on us as individuals and families and on our businesses... An example to consider is when we as business owners/farmers get tired and want to do other things; we can unwittingly commit our businesses to decline rather than addressing succession and allowing the new generation to take the business into its next renewal phase... Conflict is a very healthy ingredient to any progressive business, how it is handled and managed is the key to positive change and there would not be a family or business we work with who don't experience some form of conflict on their journey of successfully transitioning their business...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The business of farming and getting the enterprise mix right will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) forum in Wagga Wagga next month... The Farm Business Update on August 19 will provide a unique opportunity for growers and advisers to learn from and network with leading industry professionals... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says the Farm Business Update at Wagga Wagga will feature a line-up of expert speakers who will provide advice on a number of issues that have an impact on the bottom line...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The business of farming and getting the enterprise mix right will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) forum in Wagga Wagga next month... The Farm Business Update on August 19 will provide a unique opportunity for growers and advisers to learn from and network with leading industry professionals... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says the Farm Business Update at Wagga Wagga will feature a line-up of expert speakers who will provide advice on a number of issues that have an impact on the bottom line...
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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
There are opportunities to make more efficient use of the capital we employ in our farm businesses and the first step in taking advantage of these opportunities is to recognise the two distinct activities that make up the "business of farming" in Australia... Recommendations Based upon my observations of the workings of farm businesses in various parts of the world, I believe there are six key areas where farmers can make more efficient use of their capital... Providing that additional land investments are affordable for the business, I believe farmers should continue to purchase land if and when suitable opportunities arise...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
GRDC scholars bring home the world.. Image of Angus Duddy "If there are benefits for agricultural production [from large mining projects], then growers need to be made aware of these, too.".. " Image of James Dempster "My aim is to explore how the skills and experience of local growers can be harnessed to attract and maintain fresh capital from investors...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
GRDC scholars bring home the world.. Image of Angus Duddy "If there are benefits for agricultural production [from large mining projects], then growers need to be made aware of these, too.".. " Image of James Dempster "My aim is to explore how the skills and experience of local growers can be harnessed to attract and maintain fresh capital from investors...
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