Nate Birt

Member for

1 year 10 months
Default Guest User Image

Recent Stories by Nate Birt

farm business

Your Spring Management Checklist

Apr 04, 2019 by Nate Birt
Ahead of planting, it’s a good idea to holistically evaluate your operation in five key areas—commodity marketing, production, finance, legal and human risk.

Tips To Keep Your Agribusiness Team Happy

Aug 01, 2017 by Nate Birt
To show your agribusiness team you care, keep open lines of communication and provide incentives for a job well done. Those are among the strategies farmer-owned cooperativeHeritage FSof Gilman, Ill., uses to serve its

Farm Labor Shortages Likely To Rise, Report Says

Jun 14, 2017 by Nate Birt
Farm labor remains an essential component of most U.S. farm operations, accounting for 12% of all farm expenses, according to a new analysis by Farmer Mac that draws on federal data. Yet worker scarcity and rising labor

Why Diagnostics can be Expensive

Apr 18, 2017 by Nate Birt
In the Shop

As a farm machinery mechanic and writer, Dan Anderson brings a hands-on approach that only a pro can muster. Along with his In the Shop blog, Dan writes a column by the same name as well as the Shop Series