Workforce shortages take a toll on the farm. According to the Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council, the economic impact of not having workers on Canadian farms almost doubled in four years.
Meetings within an operation can play a critical role in effective communication and long-term success of a farm business.
Farm management experts often stress the importance of communication in the creation and maintenance of a successful farm business team.
Working with family in the farm business is not the same as working with employees you don’t share a blood bond with.