Tag: succession

The Role of Technology on Family Farm Succession

Succession in a family business is hard work – perhaps harder than the normal, daily work required to run the business itself.  Transferring the senior generation’s years of experience and knowledge, and developing skills and strengths in the next generation, all while managing the emotional dynamics of family members working together, is flat-out overwhelming. Add […]


Old Habits Die Hard: Introducing New Software to Established Farm Teams

Old habits die hard. Sometimes they don’t ever die, even if they come at an obvious cost. Author Douglas Adams wrote three principles about new technologies that could fit most farm CEO’s looking into new management technologies for farm operations: 1. Anything that is in the world when you’re born is normal and ordinary and […]