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In this edition - January 24, 2020

January can be a financially tough on the farm as the post-holiday crunch is a time of high expenses and tight income.

With the days of financial bookkeeping, livestock record keeping and writing crop input data on paper quickly disappearing, it's essential to keep up with the digital times.

The 2020 outlook of Canada’s grains, oilseeds and pulses sectors is driven by growing global supplies, trade tensions and slowing global economic growth.

Farm size matters when it comes to maximizing profitability, but bigger isn't always best. Read on to find out why efficiency should come before expansion.


In case you missed it

Ever had the feeling that your family expects a lot of you, but they don’t tell you what? In this episode, we share the best farm team communication tips and how to get there.

An alternative weed control option is coming, with widespread ramifications for agriculture.


Allison Finnamore
Editor

Based on the East Coast, Allison Finnamore has spent over 25 years as a freelance agricultural journalist, farm-to-business communications consultant and writer throughout North America. She’s been the editor of FCC Express since 2008.

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