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We suggest you do two things before you commit to building a feed pad. First, use the tool below for an initial assessment of the financial impact. Then, if the investment looks promising, complete a whole farm analysis with your advisor. This will enable you to go into the project with your eyes wide open – no surprises![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_cta h2=”” style=”custom” add_button=”bottom” btn_title=”Check it out tool” btn_style=”custom” btn_custom_background=”#fdc900″ btn_custom_text=”#666666″ btn_align=”right” custom_background=”#406f3b” custom_text=”#f7f7f7″ btn_link=”url:http%3A%2F%2Fdairyinfrastructure.com.au%2Ffinancials%2Fcheck-it-out-tool%2F||”]

Is it worth it? Quick calculations

Make an initial assessment of the financial impact a feed pad will have for your farm. Our check-it-out tool predicts investment payback periods using a partial budget approach.[/vc_cta][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_column_text]

Look promising? Next steps…


Consider $ training

Financial analysis skills are critical if you are to assess investment opportunities well.  Consider undertaking some training.

The National Centre for Dairy Education Australia offers a unit on analysing the performance of your dairy farm business – Analyse Business Performance (AHCAGB604A).

Rabo Bank also runs courses for farm managers.*

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