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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
I believe those farmers who have the philosophy "my job is to grow the grain, not market it" may struggle under a new freer grain marketing arrangement, especially if they are not prepared to spend time on that arm of their business... The issue of accountability, often seen as a negative, can actually be a powerful tool to help drive a business forward I saw many examples of joint ventures in my Nuffield travels, some of which I will provide more detail on later in this report... I believe one of the great opportunities in agriculture currently is for more farmers to take control of their own destiny and create their own opportunities by becoming more business savvy...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Self assessment (or reflection) can benefit individuals, families, and businesses... Businesses can benefit from engaging in a semi formal process of self assessment to ensure regular reflection of performance and relationships... To increase self-awareness we must re-evaluate ourselves and encourage others to do the same...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Smooth farm transfer starts with a plan.. Deciding how to transfer the farm is rarely easy because a fair outcome may not be equal for everyone, especially when recognising individuals who have contributed directly to building the business... The best time and place to start these discussions is when someone enters the family or business such as a son or daughter returning to work on the farm or someone joining the family...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Deciding how to transfer the farm is rarely easy because a fair outcome may not be equal for everyone, especially when recognising individuals who have contributed directly to building the business... The best time and place to start these discussions is when someone enters the family or business such as a son or daughter returning to work on the farm or someone joining the family... Privacy in living arrangements is essential, with families working together and having their lives entwined physically and in the business...
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