News & Updates

It seems that there's never a dull moment here at AgRecord. Below are some articles about some of the clever and interesting stuff that our team and our clients have been getting up to. Just click on 'Read More' to see the full article. And don't forget that you can also follow us on Facebook.

Our Tips For Orphan Lambs


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Whether you're vigilant about lambing beats or run a more extensive operation, most farmers who have breeding ewes end up with one or two (or a lot more) orphan lambs to deal with.  In the spirit of 'enabling, empowering and educating' (some of our core values), here are a few tips that our team have recently learnt: Orphan lambs who land on the doorstep: * Energy (food) first, warmth second.  Warming a lamb up without any energy reserves can stress it more and kill i...

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Are you sorted for the end of the financial year?


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Checklist If you haven’t received anything from your accountant, ask for a checklist with the reconciliations needed for the end of financial year. They might want to know wool on hand, up to date stock tallies, shares/dividend statements etc. The sooner you do this the easier it is. And of course, you’ll need to ensure your financial software is all up to date and reconciled, inclusive of payroll, transactions and stock tallies. Using Cloud Farmer to help If you've b...

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COVID-19 Management Tool


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Would you pass a MPI spot check? MPI are driving down farm driveways and spot checking that farms are meeting their COVID-19 obligations. If you’re not sure whether you’d pass the spot check then it’s time to start using our free COVID-19 management tool. Here’s how the tool can help you and your farm. Farm protocols Document and share your protocols around COVID-19. We’ve already loaded in a few standard ones for you, but you can customise these to suit ...

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Alternative Pricing Plan


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You can now choose the pricing plan that suits you and your farm. Plan One is our current pricing plan and will be available ongoing. Plan Two gives you an alternative option and is available to any farm who signs up before 1 May 2020.   Plan One Plan Two One-off setup fee (one farm) $1,000 $0 Monthly subscription (1-3 users) $55 $85 Monthly subscription (4-7 users) $70 $100 Contract term...

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Checklist for making your End Of Financial Year easy


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The financial year has ended.  We thought we’d help out and send a checklist of things to think about because the sooner you tidy everything up while it’s still fresh, the better and the easier in the long run (and hey, we all like easy!) Office Admin Ensure your financial software (Cash Manager, figured, xero, MYOB) is up to date and reconciled, inclusive of payroll, transactions & stock tallies.   Ask your accountant for a checklist for the reconciliat...

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