In addition, agricultural producers, as a group, tend to be very independent, do it ourselves types, and the transition into being people managers instead of maybe “livestock or crop managers” is not the easiest.
The importance of agriculture and our food system has never been clearer to the world than now. The scale of the crisis is enormous but are there positive actions that pork producers have made and can use post-virus?
With a new tax bill in the works, it’s wise to do pre-planning. If the bill passes, the legislation would take effect January 1, 2018, including permanent laws and those that could sunset starting in 2025.
Drought. Floods. Early frost. Heat waves. Everyone knows agricultural production is highly sensitive to changes in weather and climate. A new report takes a look at how agricultural systems are impacted by those changes.
As an employee, there are unwritten rules to follow in the workplace. The norms of the work environment can vary from place to place, but here are some guidelines to follow that may help you reach your goals.