Is the Temporary Foreign Worker Program right for your business?
For many farms, the Temporary Foreign Worker Program provides a solution to the headaches of worker shortages. Find out if the program is right for you.Aug 28, 2017
5 resources to help you fill that position
Where can you find good help these days? Check out these five websites that focus on recruitment and employment in the agriculture sector.Aug 28, 2017
Managing your seasonal workers like a pro
Seasonal workers are a valuable part of the Canadian farm economy. Learn how to create a workplace they'll want to return to year after year.Apr 29, 2016
Worker shortage puts spotlight on creative hiring
It’s no secret that workers – temporary or permanent – are in short supply in agriculture. Despite having posted strong growth in recent years, Canadian agriculture often struggles to match people with positions.Aug 28, 2017
Hiring a consultant: 5 questions you need to ask
A new class of agricultural consultants has emerged. Here's what you should ask to make sure you get the right one for you.Feb 27, 2017
6 ways to spot a great business partner
With larger, more complex farms and fewer family members in the game, it’s more common to look outside the family for help. Here’s what you should know when looking for a worthy business partner.Sep 7, 2016
Is the next generation ready to take over the farm?
Passing the farm to the next generation can be emotionally and logistically complex for everyone involved. A succession planning expert offers advice for making the transition easier.Sep 28, 2016