USDA Continues Farm Bill Implementation with Provisions to Help Farmers Manage Risk
WASHINGTON– Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced continued progress in implementing provisions of the 2014 Farm Bill that provide new risk management options for farmers and ranchers. These improvements to crop insurance programs will provide better protec
Jason Huber | General Manager, Central Equipment Co. | Lexington, KY.
Transitioning to the Next Generation of Dealers; Learning by Mistakes, As told to Dave Kanicki, Executive Editor Farm Equipment Showcase 2014
“I came back to the dealership a little over 2 years ago after working for Pace Distributing for 4 years. Working there was the best thing I could have done for myself. It was good to get away from the dealership for a while and, not only work for somebody else, but to learn from somebody else.
In farm communities it’s not uncommon for neighbors to step up and lend a hand during a time of crisis. It is in that spirit of a farm community that Farm Rescue was born.
“Last year Farm Rescue helped dozens of families in crisis,” Marketing Specialist Sarah Fetsch said. “Volunteers do the work. Some are from dealerships, others could be farmers or family and friends of the people.
JCC is interested in adding to our educator network. We are recruiting for educators who can train parts and service managers in progressive financial and operations management. We are also recruiting for educators who can train sales people and sales managers in single- and multi-store sales strategies.
Precision agriculture technology has become so commonplace that the “gee whiz” factor is long gone. It’s now taken for granted as part of agriculture’s evolution toward greater efficiency and productiveness.