A growing number of Western Canada’s farmers are using peer groups to drive their performance. This one is ready made.
It turns out that size can matter. It makes a difference. Farming at different scales doesn’t necessarily make anyone a better or a worse farmer, but it does change the kinds of problems you have to tackle every day, the kinds of decisions you have to make and, of course, the kinds of questions that you end the day still wondering about.
And, perhaps surprisingly, it can change some other pretty important things too.