The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is hosting the Farm Business Update on June 27.
The event, which has the theme of ‘Strategic Steps: Enduring Profitability’ is designed to raise awareness and improve grower knowledge of issues relating to farm business management. The program is as follows:
- Brad Knight from Geo Commodities – marketing plans to maximise profits inlcuding what to grow, where to store grain and how to determine buyers in a bid.
- Phil O’Callaghan from ORM – Identifying high cost paddocks; how they impact farm profit and financial performance, particularly in low income years.
- Paul Higgins from Emergent Futures – assessing the real value of new technologies to their farm business.
- Leo Delahunty from Templemore Partners – effective management and succession planning to help a family farm work across generations.The Mulwala Farm Business Update will be held at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort, Golf Club Road, Mulwala from 8.30am to 1pm on June 27.