22nd International Farm Management Congress

Graham Parker, our associate in Waikato region recently headed to Tasmania to attend the 22nd International Farm Management Congress – he has captured insights for us. I recently attend the 22nd International Farm Management Congress in Launceston, Tasmania. These...

Succession Planning – Getting the Conversation Started

The Elephant in the Room – Getting the Conversation Started Sometimes a barrier to starting the conversation is that I don’t know how to start. In this PDF are some open questions that may help farmers – mums & dads, sons and daughters, sons-in-law and...

Professionalising the Family Farming Business with Graham Parker

The future family farming business will succeed when families nurture the wisdom of the older generation, harness the energy and new ideas of the younger generation, and source the most appropriate professional guidance. Follow this link to read the full...
Succession Planning – Facing the fear, family and future.

Succession Planning – Facing the fear, family and future.

Story courtesy of The Orchardist (Feb 2017). With all the raw emotion and potential for hurt – discussions around succession planning can turn into hurtful arguments and families being ripped apart by unfairness, be it real or imagined. Matthew Pickering, a succession...