From AgriMarketing Magazine - More than 80 percent of the largest farm operators use the Internet in their operations. Those numbers speak volumes when broken out in demographic segments based on age, operation type, etc., and help illustrate how these producers use the Internet as a business tool.
From Feedstuffs Magazine - Large commercial producers pursue a variety of options for achieving their growth goals, including production of value-enhanced crops and livestock and contract production.
From Feedstuffs Magazine - Staying ahead of commercial producers who are running hard to remain profitable in a global agricultural industry is no small task.
From AgriMarketing Magazine - Arthur Jones, founder of Nautilus Sports/Medical Industries, has a great quote. "Success comes from good judgment. Good judgment comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgment."
From Seed and Crops Digest - Remember in school when agricultural marketing classes were all about futures and options, charting and standard deviations? While marketing in that sense is critical to production agriculture, a new set of marketing principles is becoming ever more important to producers.
From AgriMarketing Magazine - Early tabulations of the Commercial Producer project by Purdue University/Top Producer are revealing some pertinent information for agrimarketers. This year, some 2,300 large, commercial producers from across the United States completed a questionnaire exploring how their farm business is changing and what they want from their...