Are you a contractor or thinking of becoming a contractor? Definitely check out the resources within.
Also referred to as custom farming, contracting provides an alternative to leasing. If you are unable to invest in machinery, or on the flip side, are looking to retire or do not have the time to manage the farm, this may be an attractive model for you. It involves the contractor performing all duties on farm for a set rate and the owner providing all input and subsequently, retaining the revenue.
Resources in here introduce the concept of custom farming, tips on communication and how to write a custom contract.
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