Succession on New Zealand farms
There is a strong belief that few farmers think well ahead on matters of farm asset succession. Nor do they take action, despite most professionals recommending that plans should be developed early in the life of a farm after proper consultation with the likely stakeholders and professionals. This article reports on farmers’ current thinking about succession and progress in implementing succession plans.
Fields of Research0701 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management; 070106 Farm Management, Rural Management and Agribusiness