It's important to know there are people around whom you can count on when you need them. That's true in life in general, and it's no different when it comes to farming. A support system is critical to success. Whether it's sending two people to perform a task instead of one because of a potential safety issue, or being able to bend the ear of some trusted advisors when you need to organize your thoughts or consider important decisions.
A good support system is made up of a mix of family, employees and advisors who have your operation's best interests at heart. In his latest Finance First post at FarmFutures.com, Water Street CEO Darren Frye describes what sort of qualities to look for in the people who will genuinely have your back when you need it most. This will help you assess whether your current support system is adequate--and if not, it will give you guidance on whom you should be considering on adding to your support team.
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