Land Prices v’s Farm Productivity.

I had the pleasure of spending the first week of May at the Beef Australia 2015 expo in Rockhampton, Queensland.  It was an amazing spectacle that saw over 70,000 people through the gates in just 5 days. There was a large contingent of international famers and... read more

Death, Taxes and of course, Inflation.

I was helping a family friend recently with some financial planning. Audrey, ( not her real name ), is on the uphill side of 65, owns her own home, is debt free, has a high standard of living and is in reasonably good health.  And she has most of her life savings... read more

Good Bye Summer, Hello Autumn.

If one of your major income producing activities growing grass, the clock is ticking. It is now the end of February. So, for a lot of Queensland and Northern Australia you’ll only have about two months of the growing season left. Even with the recent rains ( in some... read more