FCG Business Briefing June 2021

Welcome to the June 2021 edition of the Farm Consultancy Group Business Briefing Newsletter.   In this issue you will find articles on Recent £300k Grant Success, £150/Cow Extra Profit in 75 Days!, BPS Removal, Discussion Groups and many more… Over the last couple of weeks, the Gloucester office has had a further two Countryside Productivity […]

Recent £300k Grant Success

Over the last couple of weeks, the Gloucester office has had a further two Countryside Productivity grant approvals. Grant awarded for Crisp Processing plant – £252,000. Grant awarded for on farm container storage – £79,000. We have worked hard with a potato crisp manufacturer and have been involved with a plan to install a brand-new […]

Is There a Reason for Change?

We all become “Creatures of Habit” and farmers are no different. As Einstein’s definition of madness was …..”Continuing to do the same thing and expecting a different outcome”! Part of our job is to give farming businesses the direction and confidence to create new opportunities. My role as a Farm Consultant is having the ability […]

£150/Cow Extra Profit in 75 Days!

If you were given a 2ppl milk price increase and could pocket the annual cashflow benefit in the first three months, would you be interested? This is what one of my clients did this spring by turning his 7500 Litre autumn calved herd out to grass one month earlier. It wasn’t a matter of just […]