Starting an Advisory Team
Answers to frequently asked questions regarding dairy advisory teams.
Dairy advisory teams are groups of specialists identified by you, the dairy producer, to enhance the dairy farm business using consultation, S.W.O.T. analysis, goal setting, action planning, and monitoring to accomplish MAJOR long-term business objectives.
The benefits and best uses of a dairy advisory team.
Who to include on your team and some tips for team management.
Step-by-step instructions for starting your dairy advisory team.
Some advisers who participate on your team will expect to be paid for their time. Others may serve on your team in exchange for your patronage to their products and services. And if an adviser charges on a per-hour basis, this gives additional incentive to keep your meeting short and focused, which all team members will appreciate.
A list of the key qualities of successful dairy advisory teams. Plus links to helpful material to help your team become successful.
Having the right people in the correct roles is an important factor in the success of the dairy team.
Good planning results in good meetings.
This section guides you through the strategic-planning process using a S.W.O.T. analysis.