Social takeaways from the 2015 Farm Futures Business Summit

Social takeaways from the 2015 Farm Futures Business Summit

Business Summit attendees share words of wisdom from event's speakers

Helpful advice on estate planning, farm expansion, income diversification, margin management, employee management and multi-generation family communication: what more could you ask for in a farm business summit?

Attendees of the most recent Farm Futures Business Summit, Jan. 7-8, 2015, enjoyed tips on those topics and more as Farm Futures welcomed the best of the best in farm business advisors to share their insight on the future of farming.

Check out some of the best takeaways attendees shared last week on social media. For more, search #FFSummit15 on Twitter.

1. Three tips for a better farm business in 2015.

2. Put things in perspective.

3. High cash rent can create trickle-down effect.

4. The most successful producers watch inputs closely.

5. Data science will drive changes in ag.

6. Keep a capital cushion.

7. Farm employee behavior can be changed from the top down.

8. Focus on communication and planning to keep the farm in the family.

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