A case study examines the complications that arise in farm transition after divorce and re-marriage.
Three producers from across the country explain the training that has had the most impact on them and their farms.
Evaluate new technology with a concept called the hype cycle.
According to farm business experts, knowing machinery benchmarks – how equipment costs breaks down on a per acre level – lends itself to better farm management and overall business planning.
Rounding up cattle after they escaped from a pasture can be a time-consuming nuisance, especially if they took down a fence along the way.
Proactive business planning requires more than one annual visit to the accountant.
Amy Higgins' years growing up on a farm, and being part of 4-H, gave her skills she says are difficult to replicate in other experiences.
Human resources are important in a farm operation and producers know it.
Farmers looking to limit their feed costs should consider swath-grazing, experts urge.
Producers should be mindful that the slowdown in land value growth could increase their risk and that land values must be in synch with variables such as net income, interest rates, commodity prices and productivity, experts say.