A matter of scale − What do the results of the LWA small farms productivity survey tell us about the adaptability of small farms?

There is a belief that in hard economic times, small farmers have the edge over larger ones because they are more flexible, have lower costs and have less capital invested in specialist systems. Using the findings from the ‘A Matter of Scale’ study of small farm productivity, Rebecca Laughton scrutinises the argument.


Theme: business markets
Published: 22nd February 2017
Author: Rebecca Laughton