Farms are asset-rich, so don't let those assets go to waste through lack of strategic planning

August 2008
Farmers Weekly;8/8/2008, p64
Trade Publication
The article emphasizes the importance for farmers in Great Britain to adopt strategic planning for their businesses in line with rising land values. It is no longer enough for a farmer, however well he does it, and most do it very well, to simply grow crops or rear livestock. He needs to look at all facets of his business holistically and make them work for him. It describes the vulnerability in relying on traditional agricultural returns alone in line with the recent boom in commodity prices.


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