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3 ways to drive more leads into your business

Running a small business can be tough at the best of times. It can be very easy to get caught up in day to day people, product and operational management which can lead to a lack of focus on bringing new business in the front door. So, let’s take a minute to take a step back and...

The top 8 financing options for Start-ups!

So, the wheels are finally in motion. Your new start-up business is moving ahead after months of planning, years of brainstorming and hours upon hours of work. Now it’s time to get serious. It’s time to talk financing. You’ll be pleased to know that the statement ‘eight out of 10...
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Production sophistication & ‘new economies of scale’

By Stirling Tavener – March 2017 Agricultural production growth is dropping, terms of trade are increasing (meaning input costs are increasing faster than output growth). Producers need to be ‘smarter’ in how they manage their production systems. This involves adopting new...
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Australian rural properties well priced globally!

By Stirling Tavener – February 2017 The increasingly popular phrase ‘from mining boom to dining room’ is proving to be a self-fulfilling prophesy, although agricultural GDP is unlikely to ever reach the value of mining GDP. The contraction of the Australian mining industry has...
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How do Australian agricultural property values compare globally?

Understanding values is important to everyone in agribusiness. Taking a long-term view of the performance of Australian farmland values is appropriate given the cyclical and often volatile weather and market conditions that characterise Australian farming. Farmland prices are a...
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A business, a lifestyle, or both?

A lifestyle business is a business set up and run by its founders primarily with the aim of sustaining a particular level of income and no more; or to provide a foundation from which to enjoy a particular lifestyle.  They are geared toward supporting the owner’s income and...
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Notes from Agriworld Australia Conference, Sydney Olympic Park, 16-17th July 2015

The Agriworld conference is in its inaugural year and provided a forum for experts in their field to convey to agribusiness stakeholders the facts, figures, trends, export information and projections for global agribusiness for the next 35 years. To see the full program:...
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Strategy – A new financial year

As we begin another Financial Year there may be some items you should address in order to improve on last year’s business management activities and Net Profit. Business strategy – do you know where you want to be in 1, 5 and 10 years? Budgets or cash flow projections – have you...
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CSIRO global megatrends

I attended a seminar on Global megatrends recently and found this report to be very useful for thinking about your business strategically. What, where and how global trends will affect your business.  ...
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