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The Management Calendar

Farm Business Management Update, June/July 2004

By Gordon Groover

Well, it is way past the time to have made the first cut of hay, yet it just keeps raining frequently enough to keep to keep folks out of the hay fields. I've seen only one farmer making hay along I-81 or in the New River Valley over the last two weeks. You cannot change the weather, but you can make good use of the downtime and include the following activities on your management calendar during June and July.

June-July marks the end of spring and the flurry of summer activities; enjoy!

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