Farms and Landed Estates Review of the Year 2019
Tuesday, 17 December 2019
The theme this year is very apt for the current farming climate: Resilience. Our lead article is about a Norfolk farmer at the forefront of drone technology. In line with this, many agricultural businesses don't realise they could qualify for research and development (R&D) relief. Read our R&D article to see if you could qualify for this lucrative tax relief.
A reduction in farm incomes from subsidy will warrant change, and businesses that adapt and collaborate in terms of machinery and labour have the greatest chance of controlling costs, as you'll see from our ten-point plan. We also learn useful lessons from how New Zealand farmers overcame loss of subsidies in our 'Kiwi comparison' article.