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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The benefits of separating land assets from the operating farm business are outlined in a new Business Management Fact Sheet produced by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... The Fact Sheet points out that while grain-growing businesses are a combination of two key components - the operating business and the real estate (farm land) business - treating these two components separately provides effective and flexible operations for succession and retirement, investment and expansion pathways... The Fact Sheet provides information on measuring asset performance and details the benefits associated with asset separation, relating to succession and retirement, expansion of farm scale, asset protection, leveraging and third party investors...
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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: Ground Cover
Growers throughout the southern cropping region are being advised to expect a heightened frost risk this season due to the developing El Ni o... Dr Hayman, who is involved in GRDC-funded frost research projects, says while the risk of frost is expected to increase this year, the exact timing and frequency cannot be predicted... The Australian IYP Committee, established in 2014, has been making plans and directing activities to raise Australia's profile as a producer of quality pulses while increasing the domestic consumption of pulses to meet the Grains & Legumes Nutrition Council's recommendation for all Australians to eat legumes at least two to three times a week (see Lights, cameras, pulses, action )...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers throughout the southern cropping region are being advised to expect a heightened frost risk this season due to the developing El Ni o... Dr Hayman, who is involved in GRDC-funded frost research projects, says while the risk of frost is expected to increase this year, the exact timing and frequency cannot be predicted... The Australian IYP Committee, established in 2014, has been making plans and directing activities to raise Australia's profile as a producer of quality pulses while increasing the domestic consumption of pulses to meet the Grains & Legumes Nutrition Council's recommendation for all Australians to eat legumes at least two to three times a week (see Lights, cameras, pulses, action )...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The benefits of separating land assets from the operating farm business are outlined in a new Business Management Fact Sheet produced by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... The Fact Sheet points out that while grain-growing businesses are a combination of two key components - the operating business and the real estate (farm land) business - treating these two components separately provides effective and flexible operations for succession and retirement, investment and expansion pathways... The Fact Sheet provides information on measuring asset performance and details the benefits associated with asset separation, relating to succession and retirement, expansion of farm scale, asset protection, leveraging and third party investors...
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