Farm Leasing workshops | Holmes Sackett

Farm Leasing workshops

Learn about the the investment principles of leasing land to improve farm profitability.

Participants will gain an understanding of the drivers of success in farm leasing. There is a focus on the investment principles that can be applied to land leasing as well as the non-financial success factors such as communication and tenure.

About the course

  • Learn how to reduce expansion risk
  • Discern between threats and opportunities
  • Develop business skills
  • Understand investment principles

What will you learn?

  • The features of a good lease proposal
  • How to pitch a winning proposal
  • How much to pay for a lease
  • The desirable attributes of a good tenant
  • The process for engaging a good tenant
  • Why tenure matters

What participants said about the course:

“I found the discussion areas of quantifying risk with leasing and valuing the economic values of the lease thought provoking. Overall I found it challenged some of my established thoughts on leasing which made it worthwhile.”  Derek Ingold, Farmer - Temora

“Holmes Sackett are able to back up their findings with some real numbers. The presenter had excellent agronomic and animal production knowledge. I wish more courses were as factual and to the point as this one was.”   Nick Pearce, Head of Relationship Management - Rabobank 

The topics

  • Setting clear and realistic objectives
  • Farm performance - assessing potential
  • Understanding investment principles
  • Market and economic value
  • Variability in outcomes – quantifying risk
  • Lease vs purchase, lease vs share farming

Cost

The one day workshop cost is $550 gst incl.

For more information on the Farm Leasing workshops please contact prue@holmessackett.com.au