Focus your energy on the things you can control


As you lead a farming operation, you can't always control what's happening to affect the business. What you can control is how you react to it. That choice of reaction brings about additional choices which can potentially turn a negative situation into a positive outcome.

One choice you make every day is what to focus on. As a farm leaderm where you choose to focus your energy is incredibly important—and as such, it should be directed where it will be most useful and advantageous for the overall business. Do you spend your time worrying about things over which you actually have no control? Or do you concentrate on the places where you can make a difference?

Water Street Solutions CEO Darren Frye has some suggestions to help keep you focused on what really counts in your operation. Check it out in his latest post at