Business Briefing May 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s May 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  In this month’s issue topics include Banking, special measures and reviewing your business options, farm machinery costs, cover crops and fertiliser application following first cut.   Has your bank manager put you into “special measures”? If you have found yourself treated like this by […]

Business Briefing April 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s April 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  In this issue topics include an update on Countrywide Stewardship, UK milk production and useful management advise on making informed decisions and checking your BPS claim statements.  In the current agricultural economic climate decisions have to be taken with minimal risk. There is […]

Business Briefing March 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s March 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  In this issue topics covered include surviving on low a milk price and A & B Milk pricing schemes are discussed as well and keeping the Bank on your side.  During 2015, farmers who were supplying several milk buyers experienced a drop in […]

Business Briefing February 2016

Welcome to The Farm Consultancy Group’s February 2016 edition of the Business Briefing Newsletter.  There are some exceptional farming businesses in the South East of England notably in the soft fruit and vegetable sectors. Whilst the number of dairy farmers is relatively low, dairying still remains an attractive option for some in the region and we, in […]