17 Dec, 2016

Five Steps to Effective Delegation

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Use this delegation guideline to assess your employee's ability to complete tasks.

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16 Dec, 2016

Beef Up Your Credit Lines

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Credit lines are better than stashing cash as working capital. 

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15 Dec, 2016

Gates to Make Investment in Renewable Energy

News | By: Mike Opperman

The founder of Microsoft is building investments around renewable energy technology, including agriculture.

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14 Dec, 2016

Fed Raises Interest Rates Second Time Since 2008

Finance | By: Bloomberg News

Federal Reserve officials raised interest rates for the first time this year and forecast a steeper path for borrowing costs in 2017.

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14 Dec, 2016

Republicans Set to Battle Over Legal Immigration

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Battle lines are drawn between business and populist interests over the need for more or fewer immigrant workers.

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13 Dec, 2016

Farmer Optimism, Markets Soar

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dairy farmer optimism soared yesterday with the futures market, take advantage of the rally with a solid marketing strategy.

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12 Dec, 2016

How One Dairy Farmer Went Non-GMO

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The McCarty family is Dannon’s largest single supplier of milk and is involved in the company’s direct milk supply program.

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12 Dec, 2016

Milk Price Improvement Hinges on Exports

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A new report from CoBank shows modest improvement for milk prices in the future as a result of growing export opportunities.

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10 Dec, 2016

Do You Avoid These 14 Family Business Landmines?

Business | By: Sara Schafer

Family farm businesses face unique challenges.

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