The International Farm Comparison Network (IFCN) is a global network of dairy researchers, dairy related companies and other stakeholders of the dairy chain, whose goal is to build a network of industry people who trust one another and can openly share and discuss dairy issues.
Success Strategies Dairy Benchmarks are like ‘the rumble strips on the side of a road,” says Bill Zweigbaum, Farm Credit East business consultant. “It helps us identify issues and correct them before we get too far off track.” Learn more about Farm Credit East’s dairy benchmark program.
Moving into 2017, the current dairy futures markets show that dairy prices are projected to increase through at least the first half of the year. According to some projections, prices may accelerate later in the year. Though it will be a slow process, these factors may lead to an improving market for US dairy prices in 2017.
The day-to-day work of owning and operating a farm business takes a lot of time and energy, making it tough to focus on some of the things that may be holding you back and limiting your profit potential.
That’s why at Farm Credit East, we offer a series of financial benchmarking programs that allow you to compare your operation to other businesses that are similar in ...