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MANAGEMENT

Read how to improve your supervision of employees, financial matters, identification and record keeping. Learn more about land use issues that affect your operation.

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An important lesson worth remembering is simple: “What if” usually happens when you least expect it to happen.

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The books have closed on 2018, and we are now working through winter and looking forward to spring. For the spring-calving cow-calf producer, this is a good time to analyze what it cost to produce a pound of weaned calf last year.

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“Company culture” refers to the shared values, attitudes, standards and beliefs that characterize members of an organization and define its nature. It is rooted in the organization’s vision, goals, strategies and structure.

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You raise your cattle for a lot of reasons – is profitability one of them?

Agriculture operates on razor-thin margins, and sometimes those margins aren’t just thin, they are nonexistent.

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As the end of the year approaches, don’t miss the opportunity to prepare your agribusiness for the upcoming year and for the tax season. Whether you want to diversify or grow your operation in the new year, taking a step back and assessing your operation and its long-term financial health is a critical step in planning for 2019. The tax filing deadline for Federal Income Tax Returns is Monday, April 15, 2019, so now is the perfect time to begin organizing your receipts and financial paperwork to kick-start the new year on the right foot. In this article we discuss three key steps to prepare your agribusiness for year-end, as well as tax tips to keep in mind during filing season.

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Cow-calf producers can easily become complacent with their type of cattle and management style. Complacency, however, sometimes prevents the capture of premium prices for feeder calves.

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