Managing people in the farm business

Author: Katie Sheppet | Date: 21 Jan 2015

The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is aiming to boost the leadership qualities of Australian grain growers through the release of Managing People in the Farm Business – Being an Effective Leader Fact Sheet. The Fact Sheet aims to help growers hone their leadership qualities and to understand the difference between management and leadership when managing a farm business.

Another element of GRDC’s Farm Business Management initiative, the Fact Sheet provides growers with links to other existing GRDC Farm Business Management resources on topics including labour management, improving time management and labour efficiency, making effective business decisions and simple and effective business planning. The Fact Sheet can be downloaded at:


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Catherine James, ORM
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Katie Sheppet, Porter Novelli
0402 218 150

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