After a few years of market turmoil, the Northeast’s forest industry is showing signs of stability and some real opportunities for growth. We’re not out of the dark days yet, but the markets are providing returns for landowners and real efforts are underway to find the next generation of uses for our forest resource.
Farm Credit East recently surveyed a range of Northeast producers to find out their expectations and concerns for the year ahead. The results of this survey provided a gauge of the current temperature of Northeast agriculture.
Management tools are an important piece of a business’s record-keeping strategy, and solid records are key to business success. Beyond tax compliance, a solid record-keeping strategy can reveal ways your business can become more profitable.