- Annual Challenge
Several good crops in a row and the escalation in farmland prices are adding to a farmer’s net worth. This will compound tax issues in the future (when they sell their farm operation) but presents a great tax-sheltering opportunity to use life insurance as an investment tool. Peter explains why.
Empathetic of the RRSP dilemma for farmers, Peter cites examples of times when it is prudent to use RRSPs, especially for farmers.
Peter reviews some year-end tax-saving tips that are only available until the end of December.
Coming from a farming background, and being involved in the farm equipment business for many years, Peter understands why farmers tend to look at off-farm investing options.
Hear about an Alberta-based not-for-profit that has spent the past four years investing $217 Million dollars into clean technology products.
A renewable energy breakthrough for fuels that will reduce greenhouse gasses by 90% are coming soon. Peter introduces you to the influence that the University of Alberta has had in the development of the conversion process, 10 years in the making… Return to Boys Financial Services
Peter reminisces about the lost art of home cooking and the contrast with preparing today’s dinner table.
We are fortunate to have a diverse agricultural sector in Canada but we need to provide more support and remove barriers for new farmers. Listen in as Peter addresses some of the issues facing the next generation in agriculture.
Agriculture may be one of the oldest professions but despite the evolution of the way that humans operate the machine, the technology of farm equipment has changed little in the past century. What will the technological evolution of agriculture look like?..