Agriculture

Agriculture businesses have many exciting business opportunities in Canada, where farmers are remarkable producers and skilled business managers with world-class training in agronomics, genetics, and environmental stewardship.

  • Creating clarity for your farm succession

    Creating clarity for your farm succession

    Learning how to communicate, collaborate, and make decisions as a family is the foundation for farm succession. Our farm transition professionals can help keep your family engaged and on track.

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  • Aquaculture In Atlantic Canada: Playbook for global companies

    Aquaculture In Atlantic Canada: Playbook for global companies

    Learn how to launch your aquaculture operations in Atlantic Canada’s emerging market. This 12-page guide explains the process in five steps.

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  • The journey to transitioning your family farm

    The journey to transitioning your family farm

    There comes a time when you need to transition the family farm to the next generation. Our infographic is a great starting point and can help you make key decisions along the way.

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  • COVID-19 FARM PROGRAMS AND CONCERNS

    COVID-19 FARM PROGRAMS AND CONCERNS

    With the ever-changing COVID-19 situation and the new relief programs being introduced, it’s become difficult to understand what’s available for farmers and how to qualify. In response, BDO...

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  • Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions

    Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions

    With the growing number of financial records, benchmarks by type of farm and region are calculated in the report to help farmers understand and compare their financial management performance.

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  • Dairy Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions

    Dairy Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions

    Financial benchmarking helps farmers make better business decisions by highlighting operational performance trends and showing them how they compare to other Canadian dairy farms.

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  • BDO Financial Benchmarking FAQs

    BDO Financial Benchmarking FAQs

    BDO's standardized financial statements and benchmarking introduce meaning, understanding, context, and foundational support to take operations to the next level.

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  • Dairy farm financial statements: Understanding benchmarks

    Dairy farm financial statements: Understanding benchmarks

    In addition to planning and monitoring all the moving parts of a dairy farm's operations, knowing where you stand financially equips you to make the more informed business decisions.

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  • How to apply financial benchmarking in practice: A look at grain/oilseed and dairy farm comparisons

    How to apply financial benchmarking in practice: A look at grain/oilseed and dairy farm comparisons

    Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions, examines the ways in which benchmarks taken from farm financial statements can be used to assess operational and financial performance.

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  • BDO financial benchmarking: FAQs for dairy farmers

    BDO financial benchmarking: FAQs for dairy farmers

    BDO's standardized financial statements and benchmarking introduce meaning, understanding, context, and foundational support to take operations to the next level.

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  • Apply financial benchmarking in practice: A look at three dairy farm comparisons

    Apply financial benchmarking in practice: A look at three dairy farm comparisons

    Our report, Farm Profitability: Benchmarking for better decisions, examines the ways which benchmarks taken from farm financial statements can be used to assess operational and financial performance.

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  • Managing Change with Financial Benchmarking

    Managing Change with Financial Benchmarking

    This video introduces Marina McLean, a BDO advisor in the firm’s agricultural group. Marina specializes in financial benchmarking to help farmers set realistic short- and long-term financial goals.

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  • Farm Profitability: A glimpse at other farm sectors

    Farm Profitability: A glimpse at other farm sectors

    In this world of constant change, it's more important than ever for Canadian farmers to know their own farm's financial health and understand how they can react to mitigate risks.

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  • Understanding farm financial statements

    Understanding farm financial statements

    In addition to planning and monitoring all the moving parts of a farm’s operations, knowing where you stand financially equips you to make informed business decisions for your farm to flourish.

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  • BDO model simplifies ORSA process for farm mutuals

    BDO model simplifies ORSA process for farm mutuals

    Own Risk Solvency Assessment (ORSA) can be an overwhelming process for property and casualty insurers, but it doesn’t have to be.

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  • Tax bulletin - incorporating your farm business

    Tax bulletin - incorporating your farm business

    If you carry on a farm business, and have significant income, transferring the farm business to a corporation may provide some benefits as there are tax planning opportunities which become...

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  • New Pathway to Permanent Residence for Foreign Workers in Agri-Food

    New Pathway to Permanent Residence for Foreign Workers in Agri-Food

    The labour shortage in Canada’s agri-food sector continues to grow, and business owners are struggling to keep up. One way they are solving this problem is by sourcing talent from abroad. To...

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  • Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada: A primer

    Aquaculture in Atlantic Canada: A primer

    Word is spreading about the aquaculture opportunity in Atlantic Canada. This emerging market continues to grow, as international companies set up aquaculture operations along the country’s...

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  • Benchmarking for better decisions: Standardized financial statements for primary producers

    Benchmarking for better decisions: Standardized financial statements for primary producers

    We want to play an integral role in the success of our agricultural clients. Using standardized benchmarks to compare financial performance helps them make better strategic decisions....

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  • Successfully Transitioning a Farm

    Successfully Transitioning a Farm

    There are some startling statistics regarding successful family business transitions – 30% transition successfully to the second generation and only 10% to the third generation. Although it...

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