Farm Business Mentoring

Farm Family Options Agricultural Business Mentoring is now closed.  The programme offered support designed to encourage farmers and farm family members to identify and consider opportunities for both their own future and that of the farm business.

Farm Business Mentoring assisted farmers and family members, with the support of an experienced agricultural business mentor, to consider their current position, address the main issues, opportunities and concerns, and to develop a focused Action Plan for the future.

Under the programme assistance could be provided in the following areas. 

These included:

  • Farm business improvements
  • Time and workload management
  • Off-farm income
  • Making the most of your skills and training for new skills
  • Career change
  • Succession and retirement