The Ag Globe Trotter - Weekly
Current and previous weekly editions of Dr. Kohl's The Ag Globe Trotter are listed below. Click on a title to read the entire article.
In the last article, we discussed wisdom and questions focused on the timing of investments, consumer demand and inflation's impact on the bottom line of businesses. Let's dig deeper into other topical issues of interest that I have gathered from webinar participants.
When a webinar’s registration exceeds 450 individuals, it’s challenging to respond to the overwhelming number of questions. In this article, I will focus on a sample of questions on various topics that I have received during recent webinars.Read Article
Inflating costs in the agricultural arena and other sectors, such as construction, are building a case for possible margin compression. This factor, along with extreme price and cost volatility, requires farms and ranches to keep a foot on the management pedal. The question becomes, is your business truly making money?Read Article
The Ag Globe Trotter - Quarterly
Welcome to the quarterly editions of The Ag Globe Trotter by Dr. Dave Kohl.
The COVID-19 pandemic is a black swan event that has, like many previous unexpected events, accelerated changes in business, consumer and societal trends. Within that context, what other U.S. and global trends will impact strategic plans of the agriculture industry in the coming decade?Read Article
A common phrase being spoken is, “I sure can't wait to get back to normal.” It’s fitting to end 2020 with an article discussing getting back to normal (BTN) and how it may evolve in this decade. Will there truly be a sense of “normal,” pre-pandemic life?Read Article
The workplace of the future is upon us, whether we’re in a farm and ranch business, agribusiness, classroom or lending institution. These current events will shift paradigms and methods of effective people management. The organizations and individuals that adapt will benefit from an energized work culture.Read Article