9 Results for 'Watson, H.'

NPR – CHECK YOUR BLIND SPOTS: 360° OF FARM RISK MANAGEMENT

Abstract Agriculture is an industry riddled with risk and uncertainty. In fact, agriculture rates amongst the highest risk industries in the world1. Climate change, pests and disease, demand for growth, global markets and trade, regulations and consumer preferences are all ...Read More

NPR – CHECK YOUR BLIND SPOTS: 360° OF FARM RISK MANAGEMENT

Abstract The next generation are the future of farming and lifeblood of the agriculture and agri-food industry. Farm transition is arguably the most critical time in the lifecycle of the farm and family as the legacy of one generation converges ...Read More

NPR – FARMING FOR OUR FUTURE: COMMUNICATION IS KEY TO BRIDGING THE GAP

Keywords: farm; business; management; Canada; agriculture; strategy

PO – BUILDING A NATIONAL FARM MANAGEMENT STRATEGY FOR CANADA

Abstract: In its simplest form, risk is defined as the uncertainty of an outcome with potentially undesirable results. Agriculture is, without a doubt, an industry riddled with risk and uncertainty. Farmers worldwide are left to the mercy of Mother Nature ...Read More

NPR – RE-THINKING MANAGING RISK IN AGRICULTURE: A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

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IFMA20 Congress Presentation To IFMA19 (3mb)

In the realm of knowledge transfer, our thoughts primarily turn to academic and scientific communities and the transfer of theoretical research into practical terms. And, while we have a solid appreciation for the importance of farm transfer and succession for ...Read More

NPR – Transferring Knowledge And Experience To Strenghten The Agricultural Industry: Step Up™ – A Mentorship Program For Canada’s Future Farm Managers

The 2011 Census of Agriculture shows the number of farms and farmers in Canada is declining. While the world calls upon farmers for increased productivity, farmers face intensifying volatility from the marketplace, weather and in consumer trends and must manage ...Read More

NPR – 2020: Planning For The Business Management Needs Of Canadian Farmers – When You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

It is a significant challenge to be successful farming in Canada today. In an ever-changing and increasingly competitive global environment, the Canadian agricultural industry faces the impacts of international competition and trade negotiations, evolving regulations, climate change, shifting consumer demographics ...Read More

NPR – Complementing Tradition, Managing Change: Using Communication Technology To Connect An Industry; The Case Of Agriwebinar™ (p27-37)

Key Words: management, coordination, internet, Canada, learning, collaboration