Category: Risk Management

Quad bike rebates and safety videos

Farmer on quad bike

Farm safety is crucial for good farm management
A timely reminder for all of us to stay safe on farm and remind those around us to think about safety.  
Unfortunately, as many of you would know – farm deaths made up 14 out of the 27 work related deaths in […]

Avoid sunk cost interfering with your decisions – Economic Video Series

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This short economic video on helping to avoid sunk cost follows Pete, a broadacre farmer who is wanting to have a good harvest this season, but grain prices are low. Pete believes prices might improve in the future. He decides to purchase grain storage and pays a $20,000 deposit. However […]

What are diminishing marginal returns? – Economic Video Series

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This short economic video about diminishing marginal returns follows George, a broadacre wheat farmer with a dream to buy a helicopter. But that dream depends on getting the most out of this season’s crop. Watch below to see how George considers how much fertiliser to use.
 

 
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Young Farmer Business Bootcamps in Sale – December 2018

Young Farmer attending a Business Bootcamp

Are you a young farm business manager and/or owner seeking to forge a successful career in the beef, sheep and dairy industries in the Gippsland region. If so, we encourage you to sign up for a two-day intensive business bootcamp in Sale on the 7th and 17th of December, starting […]