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Accredited Partner – CooperAitken

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Waikato firm, CooperAitken. CooperAitken are provincial accountants with three office locations in Morrinsville, Matamata and Thames. Our team of over...

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Accredited Partner – Graham & Dobson

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Gisborne firm, Graham & Dobson. Graham & Dobson have been providing accountancy services to businesses and the people of the...

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Accredited Partner – Ryan, Thomas & Co

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Taihape's Ryan, Thomas & Co Ryan, Thomas & Co offers expert rural services on a wide range of business-related issues...

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Benchmarking for self-awareness and improvement

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017


Benchmarking is a great way to determine how well your business is performing, but it’s how you interpret the numbers that matters. Speaking at the BakerAg Winter Seminar, of which Cashmanager RURAL was a sponsor, BakerAg’s Sully Alsop said benchmarking had become a buzz word in the industry, but benchmarking alone is hopeless – it’s what you do with the...

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Accredited Partner – BDO Gisborne

Friday, July 7th, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile BDO Gisborne. Being part of a national network, with offices in 10 centres around New Zealand, gives BDO Gisborne a...

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Accredited Partner – Farming Growth

Thursday, July 6th, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Farming Growth, a specialist rural business division of PKF Carr & Stanton. Farming Growth is a specialist rural business division...

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Preparing for financial year-end

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017


This article is re-produced courtesy of the Agri Women's Development Trust For many farmers, the end of the financial year is fast-approaching.  Here are a few tips from Understanding Your Farm Business Facilitator and rural accounting specialist, Lawrence Field. This example is for a 30 June balance date. Stock Tallies: what is actually on farm at 30 June 2017? Plan...

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Accredited Partner – Martin Wakefield

Friday, June 30th, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Martin Wakefield. Established in Timaru in the early 1900s, Martin Wakefield is an accounting practice that has grown from those...

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Drive decision making with Cashmanager RURAL

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017


Active use of Cashmanager RURAL helps generate discussion, explore different scenarios and drive decision making for Southland dairy farmers Katrina Thomas and James Dixon. The couple own their 317 hectare milking platform at Wreys Bush, where they are in their seventh season since converting from sheep farming to dairy. They have a contract milker and this season anticipate milking about...

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Accredited Partner – Alexanders

Friday, June 9th, 2017


Our Accredited Partner Programme is designed to recognise those accounting firms we regard as experts in the agricultural sector. They have demonstrated outstanding knowledge of Cashmanager RURAL, and can help add value to your farming business. In this blog we profile Canterbury practice, Alexanders. Agri-specialist accountancy practice Alexanders is based in Canterbury, but their client base is spread around the country,...

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