Farm landlords and the future, part 1

Harvest is underway, and that means your landlords are probably going to want to know how things are progressing. What has the year been like for you? Your landlord might appreciate a phone call, a visit, or to hop in the combine with you and chat. This is an ideal time to not only give a status update, but to seize an opportunity for education.

In his latest Finance First post, Darren Frye gives you a few ways to open that conversation up and give your landlord the information they really want to know. It's not simply about numbers or how the year has gone for you -- those things are no doubt on your landlord's mind, but there's likely more than just that. Taking advantage of such an opportunity for candid talk and filling in the blanks with truthful, objective information will build understanding and enhance your business relationship.

Read more in Darren's post this week at