Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
“Families can fall apart because you have not taken any steps to sort out the future; and that is disgraceful,” says third generation farmer Abi Reader, who runs a dairy farm in partnership with her father and uncle just outside Cardiff.
With finding and retaining quality staff a major issue on many farms, Hannah Noble spoke to Paul Harris, managing director of Real Success People Consultancy, to find out what farmers can do to improve their appeal.
With the industry now having an outline of what post-Brexit farming could look like, Andrew Connah at Agricultural Mortgage Corporation and Barbers Rural Consultancy’s Louise Taylor discuss how farmers should be preparing for the future.
Putting plans in place to ensure that a person’s estate and financial affairs are managed in the event that they are no longer able to do so themselves, is highly important, especially for those in the agricultural community.