76 Results for 'Canada'

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

Farmers Panel Presentation.

PL1.6_PR – GRAIN FARMING IN WESTERN CANADA

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

PO – BUILDING A NATIONAL FARM MANAGEMENT STRATEGY FOR CANADA

Abstract: For many years, farm business management enthusiasts have believed the success of any farm is directly related to the business management skills and practices of the farm manager. However, research has largely been based on anecdotal evidence, or small ...Read More

NPR – MAKING DOLLARS AND SENSE: CREATING A RECIPE FOR FARM MANAGEMENT SUCCESS

Abstract: Standardized operating statements producing comparably calculated financial ratios useful as performance benchmarks are used in CTEAM, a management training program for farmers in Canada. Their value in helping farmers understand and improve their management performance led to collaboration between ...Read More

NPR – STANDARDIZING CANADIAN FARM FINANCIAL STATEMENTS: COLLABORATION BETWEEN EDUCATORS AND PRACTITIONERS

Abstract: Traditionally the transfer of farm ownership has mostly occurred between family members. In the last few years, farming establishments outside of the family context evolved through business transfers, business start-ups or lease of assets. Close to 40% of new ...Read More

NPR – ARTERRE: A NEW WAY TO ENSURE A FUTURE AND A DYNAMIC AGRICULTURE BY AN INNOVATIVE FARMLINK AND LANDLINK SERVICE

Abstract: Farmers and ranchers seek to adopt appropriate management tools and utilize a variety of strategies to reduce costs, increase productivity, and improve overall performance. This paper examines how farm management tools, specifically record keeping and benchmarking, effect production and ...Read More

PR – RETURNS TO RECORD-KEEPING AND BENCHMARKING FOR CANADIAN COW-CALF PRODUCERS

Abstract: The paper explores how crop choices within a farm simulation game are influenced by the entrepreneurial orientation (EO) of participants. To do so, we employs a survey on demographics and management style to estimate the riskiness of crop choices ...Read More

PR – THE EFFECT OF ENTREPRENURIAL ORIENTATION ON CROP PORTFOLIO CHOICE: RESULTS FROM A STUDENT SIMULATION

Abstract: For centuries, the great roads linking our world have mainly been used to carry agricultural products: the tea road on the Tibetan high plateau, the spice route, the roads for wheat, sugar and many other food products. Here at ...Read More