How will you spend your retirement years?
Not everyone wants the same things when they retire. It's important to consider your retirement goals and what you need to do to fund them.
Feb 27, 2017
Hug your accountant, and maybe even your lawyer
Working with accounting and legal professionals can help you tackle incorporation and capital gains issues and save you headaches down the road.
May 28, 2018
Buyout by farm employee can be a win-win
Duncan and Irene were not planning to have someone take over their farm, since they didn’t have children. However, they found that transitioning their farm to their young employee was more lucrative than selling it off, and it would also allow them to transition into retirement after a lifetime of farming.
May 29, 2017
What to consider before you build
Planning a construction project? Whether you’re hiring a contractor or doing it yourself, consider these questions to help make your project a success.
Jul 11, 2018
Know your bottom line
When selling to a local market, it's important to know your operating costs and how to set the right price for your product.
Feb 16, 2016
Cost savings on the farm you may not have considered
Three producers share their unconventional methods for saving money on their operations.
Aug 28, 2017
Get your ducks in a row for a loan application
It’s important to be prepared when applying for a loan. Read on for tips to prepare yourself for the borrowing process.
Mar 01, 2016
Know your equipment costs
Knowing how fast your farm machinery is depreciating and how to slow that depreciation is an important factor in your decision to buy more equipment.
Oct 30, 2017
What if the incoming generation can’t afford the farm?
In most farm transfers, it's almost impossible for the incoming generation to pay full value for the farm's assets. How does your transition plan deal with this?
Feb 21, 2018
Ask an Expert: Loan tips from 4 lenders
Tips and advice from four lenders on how to make the loan application process quick, effective and efficient as possible.
May 29, 2017