Articles in Contract Farming Opportunities

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by Thandiwe Ncube on April 23, 2021
5 Ways To Reduce Your Farm Expenses
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 23, 2021
There are ways for a farm to effectively control its expenses. This article will concentrate on five methods that I've seen farms use to effectively lower their farm's cost structure.... Read full article
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 22, 2021
Decisions On Farm Management
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 22, 2021
We talk about the findings of a recent on-farm test that we came across. Furthermore, we discuss how farmers must critically assess the factors influencing an on-farm test before assigning a "pass/fail" score.... Read full article
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 21, 2021
Aiming to market your wheat in the top third prices is a bad decision.
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 21, 2021
Market ranges are only seen when they are in the past. It’s difficult to make a proactive decision today if we don't know what the top third prices are today if that's your aim. ... Read full article
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 20, 2021
Large Scale Farming Is Not Always Better
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 20, 2021
Other farmers might be buying more land every year, but bigger doesn't necessarily mean better. Larger farms are more competitive because they can purchase inputs at cheaper rates and have better marketing opportunities.... Read full article
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 15, 2021
Grain Marketing
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 15, 2021
Grain marketing can be an emotional roller coaster and with price volatility, comes the emotional roller coaster that accompanies any financial market. There’s no getting away from the emotional ties that come with grain marketing.... Read full article
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 9, 2021
Evaluating Farm Investments
by Thandiwe Ncube on April 9, 2021
I’m going to discuss a framework for analyzing farm investments using the example of grain storage. This framework can be applied to any investment as long as you have a reasonable estimate of what your annual return and/or savings will be from it.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on March 25, 2021
Onion Production Guide
by Wallace Mukoka on March 25, 2021
The onion, also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species of the genus Allium. Its close relatives include garlic, scallion, shallot, leek, chive, and Chinese onion.... Read full article

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