With the aging baby boomers ‘Succession Planning’ has become a common topic of conversation. Selling the farm is definitely an option; however, often the farm is being transferred within the family to the next generation. more »
Paying attention to what purchasers of wineries look for can make a big difference. I was meeting recently with the owner of one of the wineries we work with and the topic of conversation turned to attracting a buyer or investor for the business. more »
2013 Federal Budget : The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, presented the country’s 2013 Federal Budget on March 21, 2013. more »
There is increased negativity these days towards the AgriStability and AgriInvest programs resulting from the recently announced changes that will affect the 2013 program year applications to be filed in 2014. more »
Apr 8, 2013 in Money Talks - Steve Funk
Let’s set the scene: imagine you just released your first vintage under your own label. You have a spouse who isn’t working and you are about to have your first child. Health coverage now seems more important than it ever did before. more »
Spring in the Okanagan Valley is a special time. The grey valley cloud gradually gives way to the spectacular blue skies that characterize our unbeatable summers. The days become longer and a renewed energy seems to take hold everywhere. more »
A column by Geoff McIntyre, CA a business advisor to the Agrifood industry in MNP’s Kelowna office.
Money Talks - Steve Funk
Finance and the Farm. Steve Funk is the director for Farm Income Programs for MNP LLP.
Money Talks - Marsha Stanley
Marsha Stanley, CA•CBV, CGA is the Regional Agriculture Leader for MNP LLP, Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors.