Toast, Waffles and Value Adds
Toast, no matter how dressed up, is still toast. Is your team making toast? Or are you going to whip up some waffles?Read More
COVID, CANEI and Opportunities
Through this crisis, our team realized that "just average" work was not enough. We had to do better.Read More
Lot’s Wife, Looking back and WWII
“What are we going to say or think once the lockdown is over and this pandemic is subdued? Frequently, but not always, we have tendency to “look back” and, as we do so, it is often with rose-tinted glasses.” James SalesRead More
Space X, Star Tracker and Re-calibration
By Mike Bossy
Our lives are not going to be the same, the future we thought we had no longer exists. We need to re-calibrate.Read More
Call of the Wild, Jordan Peterson and Memories
Given the pandemic, I have had a little more time on my hands. The upside of this is I have been doing a lot of thinking. What is normal? Will we get back to normal? What will normal look like?Read More
How to Compensate the Next Generation
Article by Jackie Clark as printed in Better Farming, April 2020
Transparent expectations and plans are essential to ensure fairness for all family members.Read More
Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
The Emergency Care Benefit and the Emergency Support Benefit have been merged into the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB).Read More
Pass the Test
Article by Helen Lammers-Helps as printed in Country Guide, March 3, 2020
The next generation wants to take over the farm. How can you be sure they're ready?
Are You a U.S. Citizen Living in Canada?
If you answered yes to the above question, there are a few things you should know about how the U.S. taxes individuals.Read More
Are you a Canadian Resident selling a U.S. Property?
If so, you should be aware of the U.S. Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA). FIRPTA generally requires the purchaser, or their agent, to withhold a percentage of the gross selling...Read More