Credit is a vital input into the production cycle. Some businesses rely on the continual flow of financing to operate. Thus, ensuring this input is available when needed and at the lowest cost is of utmost importance.
You can’t read a trade magazine within food and agribusiness today without having at least one article discussing disruption and new business models.
Transparency can be a powerful weapon for any agribusiness, especially in the current market where e-commerce is transforming agriculture. Farmers in the U.S. are increasingly turning to e-commerce to procure essential items, moving away from physical stores and regional farming cooperatives.
Much of the innovation in agriculture over the last 50 years has been science based, meaning that manufacturers have developed new solutions for farmers through equipment, chemicals and technology.