What is Your Plan?

In these uncertain times where confusion seems to surround us, we need to regain our focus.  There is an awful lot of rubbish being talked and rumours circulating that can become very negative.  On the 1st November we will all wake up and get on with our lives as we have done for many years! […]

Time For A Business Health Check?

Now would be a good time to review your whole business and life and effectively carry out a “Business Health Check”.  Where should one start?  For most people this is one of the hardest areas to define.   To achieve a good conclusion, one must know where you are striving to get to.  By definition, this […]

Banks – Better The Devil You Know?

Over the past 12 months, we have been busy putting business plans together for clients looking to borrow money for various on-farm projects; this has ranged from cubicle sheds, parlours, bridging loans for grant funded projects and more general re-financing of existing borrowing. In many cases, the farms existing banks have been keen to support […]

BPS 2020 and Greening

It may seem a little early to be thinking about next year’s Basic Payment Scheme application, however, now is the time to start checking your cropping plans against the current BPS greening rules. Any BPS applicant with more than 10ha of arable land must consider the greening rules when thinking about their cropping for the […]