Farmers and Growers

We have consultants with expert knowledge and experience in all of the main sectors of both agriculture and horticulture, whether broadacre or root crops, vegetables or fruit, dairying and extensive and intensive livestock.

We also have considerable experience of the wide range of alternative enterprises increasingly seen on the UK farm.

At Andersons Midlands we specialise in addressing key issues such as the need for re-investment and succession, whether involving staff or family members.

Our team has considerable experience in helping family businesses address these matters and in undertaking the sometimes sensitive discussions that are required to help the business move forward.

Andersons Midlands provides the full range of Andersons services for farming businesses including:

  • Business appraisal and strategic planning
  • Investment planning and feasibility studies
  • Financial planning including budget and cashflow preparation
  • Enterprise costings and benchmarking
  • Management information
  • Farm business administration
  • Contract and share farming agreements, partnerships and joint ventures
  • Cooperation and collaboration
  • Diversification
  • Environmental schemes and grant support
  • Tenancy matters, rent review and arbitration
  • Expert witness
  • Recruitment and training

Food and agribusiness

In understanding how individual farm businesses work we are able to provide advice to a wide range of clients involved in food and agribusiness. Our clients include farmer-controlled businesses, manufacturers, suppliers, food processors, retailers, charities, representative organisations and government, amongst others, drawing on our wealth of experience in practical business advice.

Andersons Midlands provides the full range of Andersons services for food and agribusiness including:

  • Due diligence
  • Bespoke training and briefing
  • Appraisals and feasibility studies
  • Business strategy and succession planning
  • Market research – UK, EU and international
  • Business analysis and modelling
  • Benchmarking and international comparisons
  • Food chain development
  • Acquisitions and joint ventures
  • Recruitment and personnel development