Business Briefing January 2017

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s first edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter for 2017.  In this issue includes many useful, topical tips for farm management at the for the beginning of the New Year. NEW GRANT – Covering slurry stores in England – Will Hyde (Chippenham) Beef and dairy farmers in England are eligible to apply […]

Does Size Matter?

You may have seen the article in Cow Management written by Rachael Porter, quoting me on scale of dairy units.  As Rachael asked; “is big really better when looking to future-proof your business?” The answer is rarely simple, of course, and the answer will be different for each farmer.  As consultants, we see some very […]

Business Briefing December 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s December 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  In this issue topics covered include post BREXIT implications, a round up from the Farm Innovation Show, Forward Market Performance (FMP) – a new milk price indicator and the facilitation of business succession and winter housing of sheep. Farm Innovation Show Visit – George Drewett (Chippenham) We recently visited […]

Business Briefing November 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s November 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  Have a look at our new and updated website at www.fcgagric.com • It is easier to navigate around through the top taskbar. • More clearly set out. • Look at newsletter articles by office or by topic. • Links to all our social media pages. • Contact to […]